How to crochet the Diamond stitch

I love this stitch, is very easy to crochet and gives a wonderful texture of your project, and I think is perfect for spring and autumn projects. It works very well for baby blanket, cardigans, sweaters, dresses. I’ve made a long sweater with this stitch and it looks so beautiful.

Abbreviations:

ch= chain;

dc= double crochet;

Pattern Instructions: I will show you the chart for this stitch, a video tutorial and the written pattern with step by step pictures.

Make multiple of 10 chains plus 3.

This is the video tutorial, just hit “play” to see how this stitch it’s done:

The written pattern:

Row 1: 2ch, 1dc in 4th chain from the hook, *4dc, 1ch, skip 1ch, 5dc*,

repeat *-*, 1dc.

Row 2: 2ch, 1dc, *3dc, 1ch, 1dc in ch of previous row, 1ch, skip 1dc of previous row and make 4 dc*, repeat *-*, 1 dc.

Row 3: 2ch, 1dc, *2dc, 1ch, skip 1dc of previous row, 3dc (1st in ch of previous row, the 2nd in dc of previous  row and the 3rd in ch of previous row), 1ch, skip 1 dc of previous row, 3 dc*, repeat *-*, 1dc.

Row 4: 2ch, 1dc, * 1dc, 1ch, skip 1dc of previous row, 5dc (1st in ch of previous row, the next 3dc in dc of previous  row and the 5th in ch of previous row), 1ch, skip 1 dc of previous row, 2 dc*, repeat *-*, 1 dc.

Row 5: 2ch, 1dc, *1ch, 7dc, 1ch, skip 1dc of previous row, 1dc*, repeat *-*, 1dc.

Row 6: 3ch, *9dc, 1ch*, repeat *-*, 1dc.

Row 7: 2ch, 1dc, *1ch, skip 1dc of previous row, 7dc, 1ch, 1dc in ch of previous row*, repeat *-*, 1dc.

Row 8: 2ch, 1dc, *1dc in ch of previous row, skip 1dc of previous row, 5 dc, 1ch, 2dc (first in ch of previous row)*, repeat *-*, 1 dc.

Row 9: 2ch, 1dc, *2dc, 1ch, skip 1dc of previous row, 3dc, 1ch, 3dc (first in ch of previous row)*, repeat *-*, 1dc.

Row 10: 2ch, 1dc, *3dc, 1ch, skip 1dc of previous row, 1dc, 1ch, 4dc*, repeat *-*, 1dc.

Repeat the pattern from row 1.

I hope you’ll enjoy making this stitch, it’s very easy to crochet and very versatile, you can make so many projects with it.

I can’t wait to see your photos with your projects, you can use the hashtag #turquoisewithvanilla or #turcoazcuvanilie on Instagram.

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