Crochet Basketweave Stitch - 2020 Stitch Challenge

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Swatch Pattern

Basketweave Stitch

Size: 6x6 Inches
Gauge: 4” =  15 Stitches | 8 Rows
Yarn: Medium Weight Yarn
Crochet Hook: US H/5mm Crochet Hook

 

Abbreviations

Ch – Chain
St(s) – Stitch(es)
Sl st(s) – Slip Stitch(es)
Dc – Double Crochet
Fpdc – Front Post Double Crochet (work around the stem/post of the dc in previous row from the front of your work)
Bpdc – Back Post Double Crochet (work around the stem/post of the dc in previous row from the back of your work)
Rep – Repeat 

Foundation Row: ch24 sts, 1dc in 4th ch from hook and every ch across (22 dc sts)

Row 1: ch2 (counts as dc st throughout pattern), turn, *1fpdc in each of the next 4 sts**, 4 bpdc in each of the next 4 sts. Rep from * ending after ** and 1dc in turning ch.

Row 2: ch2, turn, *1bpdc in each of the next 4 sts**, 4 fpdc in each of the next 4 sts. Rep from * ending after ** and 1dc in turning ch.

Rep rows 1 & 2 once.

Row 5: ch2, turn, *1bpdc in each of the next 4 sts**, 4 fpdc in each of the next 4 sts. Rep from * ending after ** and 1dc in turning ch.

Row 6: ch2, turn, *1fpdc in each of the next 4 sts**, 4 bpdc in each of the next 4 sts. Rep from * ending after ** and 1dc in turning ch.

Rep rows 5 & 6 once.

Rep rows 1 through 4 once.

Fasten off, weave in ends, & block to 6x6 square.