How to Crochet: Multi-Colored Stitches Part 4By Erin Burger – 10 Comments
I think it’s a fact that some stitches just scream for multi-color! This series gives instructions for stitches like these, includes photos to see what the end result look like, and suggests color sequences to best display the stitch.
Multi-Colored Reversible Fans Stitch
The Color Sequence as pictured above is 2 colors alternating every two rows.
Beginning ch and Row 1: Color A
Rows 2-3: Color B
Rows 4-5: Color A, continuing until finished
Ch a multiple of 6, plus 3
Row 1: (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in 6th ch from hook, *skip 5 ch, (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in next ch, repeating from * across, until 3 ch remain, skip 2 ch, dc in last ch, break off Color A
Row 2: join Color B, ch 1, turn, sc in first dc, *ch 1, sc in next ch-1 space, ch 1, (dc, ch 2, dc) in 3rd ch of beginning ch’s skipped 5 chains, repeat from * across, ending with a sc in beginning ch
Row 3: ch 3, turn, 2 dc in first sc, (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in each ch-2 space across, ending with 3 dc in last sc, break off Color B
Row 4: join Color A, ch 1, turn, sc in first dc, *ch 1, (dc, ch 2, dc) in sc between the last 2 dc group and next 2 dc group of two rows previous), ch 1, sc in next ch-1 space, ch 1, repeat from * across, ending with sc in beginning ch
Row 5: ch 3, turn, (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in each ch-2 space across, ending with dc in last sc, break off Color A
Repeat Rows 4 and 3, then 4 and 5 until desired length is reached, continuing to repeat Color Sequence.
Have any questions or comments about this multi-colored stitch? Ask away!