Teaching you how to crochet, one stitch at a time
I Love the Textured Wave Stitch!
The textured wave stitch is definitely something to get excited about. It has wonderful texture and definition which make it unique and perfect for your next project!
I love the textured wave stitch because it is versatile enough for MANY different projects. Here are a few to get your wheels turning:
- afghans/baby blankets
- wash cloths/dish towels
Let’s Give It a Try
In this tutorial we’re going to work up a test swatch. You’ll only need about 20 yards of worsted weight yarn. Anything in your stash will do.
- Red Heart Soft, Berry
- 5.5mm Crochet Hook
- darning needle
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[alert-note]Keep in mind that this pattern is not reversible. Although the texture on the opposite side still looks pretty neat, it does not look the same as the texture on the front side. [/alert-note]
We Will Use the Following Stitches
- Slip Stitch
- Half Double Crochet
How To Crochet The Textured Wave Stitch With Brittany
The Vintage Fan Ripple is worked in multiples of 10+6
Make any size foundation chain, keeping it in a [tooltip content=”The final number of stitches in your foundation chain must be divisible by 10. For example, 30 chains.” gravity=”n” fade=”0″]multiple of 10[/tooltip]. Then make six extra chains.
Row 1: slip stitch in second chain from hook and in the next 4 chains (total of 5 slip stitches), then half double crochet in the next 5 stitches. Repeat this sequence to the end of the row.
*The remainder of the pattern is worked in the back loops only.
Row 2: Turn your work, slip stitch in the first 5 stitches, then half double crochet in the next 5 stitches. Repeat this sequence to the end of the row.
Row 3: Turn your work. Chain two. Half double crochet in the first 5 stitches, slip stitch in the next 5 stitches. Repeat this sequence to the end of the row.
Row 4: Turn your work. Chain two. Half double crochet in the first 5 stitches, slip stitch in the next 5 stitches. Repeat this sequence to the end of the row.
Row 5: Turn your work. Slip stitch in the first 5 stitches, half double crochet in the next 5 stitches. Repeat this sequence to the end of the row.
Repeat rows 2-5 until you have reached your desired length.