Super Easy Basketweave Stitch – Step By Step Photo & Video Tutorial
What is the basketweave stitch? The basketweave stitch is a crochet pattern constructed with front and back post double crochet stitches (fpdc and bpdc for short) and simple one-row repeat that creates a woven-like pattern similar to a basket.
I already showed you how to crochet the classic basketweave stitch, but today I will show you a simpler and easier way to create this beautiful pattern: the one-row repeat basketweave stitch.
Below you will find the step by step written pattern and a video tutorial for those of you who find it easier to learn by watching how is it done.
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How to use this stitch
- baby blankets and afghans
- potholders and kitchen towels
- shawls and scarves
- hats and gloves
Supplies I used
- Deramores Studio Aran in pink.
- 5mm crochet hook
Pattern written in US terms using Craft Yarn Council abbreviations.
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|ch – chain||dc – double crochet|
|yo – yarn over||bpdc – back post double crochet|
|st(s) – stitch(es)||fpdc – front post double crochet|
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For those who learn better by watching videos, I have created a tutorial that shows you step by step how to crochet the basketweave stitch, you can find it on Crafting Happiness YouTube Channel.
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Basketweave Stitch Pattern
To begin, chain 38 or any multiples of 6 chains + 2 chains.
Row 1: dc in 5th stitch from hook, dc in each of the remaining chains, turn.
Row 2: ch3 (counts as a dc), fpdc around the next 3 sts, *bpdc around next 3 sts, fpdc around next 3sts*, repeat from * until you have 1 st remaining, dc, turn.
Repeat row 2 until you have the required length.
And this is how you crochet the easiest one-row repeat basket weave stitch.
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