How to crochet: Cross-hatch stitch

Give your treble clusters a twist with this interesting and addictive stitch pattern!


Here’s a free lacy stitch pattern that you’ll love to crochet!

Start by making a foundation chain in multiple of 7 sts plus 1. (Try 43 ch sts.)

You can find our full chain tutorial here!


Step 1

Row 1 Work 2 tr in 4th ch from hook, miss 3 ch, 1 dc next ch,*3 ch, 1 tr in each of the next 3 ch, miss next 3 ch, dc in next ch; rep from * across, turn

Step 2

Row 2 3 ch, 2 tr in first st, *miss next 3 tr, (1 dc, 3 ch, 3 tr) in the next 3 ch space, miss next st; rep from * across, ending miss last 2 sts, dc in the top of t-ch.

Step 3

Rep row 1 to form pattern.


Don’t forget that all of our patterns are written in UK terminology. If you needs to check out any terms or US conversions you can find our handy charts and guides here!