14 + 3
The crochet ripple stitch is a classic when it comes to crochet blankets but it’s versatility makes it great for all sorts of projects. Pair it with your favorite yarn and let your imagination run wild.
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Pair the crochet ripple stitch with just about any yarn in your stash from lightweight to super bulky. Choose a smooth yarn for stitch definition that’ll show off the pattern or pair it with a slightly textured yarn for an even more interesting look.
Supplies used in demonstration video:
- Red Heart Yarns An Italian Story Ombra
- 6 mm Crochet Hook
- Yarn Needle
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This stitch pattern is in US crochet terminology.
- Ch Chain
- Dc Double Crochet
- Dc2tog Double Crochet Two Together
- Hk Hook
- Rem Remaining
- Sts Stitches
Additional Notes: Ch 3 at beginning of rows counts as a double crochet stitch. The first stitch of every row will be a ch 3. You should place your next stitch of the row in the same space where the ch 3 comes from. The last stitch of each row (after the first row) will be a ch 3. Work the last two stitches in the third ch.
Row 1: Ch any number of sts divisible by 14 and add 3 at the end. 1 dc in 4th ch from hk. 1 dc in next 4 sts. Dc2tog twice. *1 dc in next 4 sts. 2 dc in next 2 sts. 1 dc in next 4 sts. Dc2tog twice. Rep from * to last 5 sts. 1 dc next 4 sts. 2 dc in last st. Turn.
Row 2: Ch 3. 1 dc in same st as ch 3. 1 dc in next 4 sts. Dc2tog twice. *1 dc in next 4 sts. 2 dc in next 2 sts. 1 dc in next 4 sts. Dc2tog twice. Rep from * to last 5 sts. 1 dc in next 4 sts. 2 dc in last st. Turn.
Repeat: Rep last row until your project measures the length you want.