It’s time to learn a new crochet stitch! This week I am going to show you the Bow Tie Stitch. This stitch is so cute and would make for an adorable afghan! For this tutorial, I will show you how to make an approximately 7″x 7″ square. I know I usually try to show you an 8″ x 8″ square but the stitch multiple would have caused it to be too large. You can add a single crochet or double crochet border to bring it up to an 8″ x 8″ square. I hope you enjoy the tutorial! Happy Crocheting!
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Bow Ties Stitch Tutorial and Afghan Square
- Category 4 Medium Weight Yarn in any color of your choosing; I used Lily Sugar ‘n Cream* for this example.
- Size I 5.5mm Crochet Hook*
- Yarn Needle* for weaving ends
ch – chain
sc – single crochet
sk – skip
st(s) – stitch(es)
t-ch – turning chain
() – indicates stitch counts
* – indicates instructions to be repeated
Multiple of 13+1
4 stitches & 3 rows = 1″
Row 4: Repeat Row 3
Rows 7-25: Repeat rows 3-6
To make an 8″ x 8″ you can add a sc or dc border around the square or leave it as is for a 7″ x 7″ square.
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