Watch how to crochet the versatile waffle stitch

Watch the video above to learn how to crochet the waffle stitch!
The waffle stitch is a simple crochet stitch consisting of double crochets and front post double crochets. It has beautiful texture and design, looking so intricate - like you spent many more hours on the project than you really did!
It produces a look similar to a freshly baked waffle with ridges going both horizontally and vertically - syrup and butter not included!
Advertisement
There are tons of projects to make with the waffle stitch that are so much fun - here are a few to get you started:
Use some gorgeous color from your stash to make this rainbow waffle stitch blanket:
Or this color block waffle stitch blanket with neutrals - kitty not included:
This cute baby shower gift is perfect with the waffle stitch!
Make a simple dishcloth - the waffle stitch gives amazing texture, perfect for scrubbing!
Create bright beautiful placemats like these to liven up your kitchen table. Bonus: the waffle stitch catches spills like no other!
Advertisement
What will you make with the waffle stitch?
Resources

September 15   ·  
Advertisement
With fall rapidly descending, out come the autumn decorations. Colorful leaves decorate the tables, Indian corn and pumpkins are placed on the front porch, and greens and oranges pervade every spare bit of space you have. Those who love to do crafts
September 14   ·  
When most people think of crochet, old t-shirts are not the traditional material of choice, but maybe it should be!
September 15   ·  
No cuts needed to make this simple project.
August 22   ·  
Knit in the round without circular needles!
August 23   ·  
This technique is a lifesaver!
September 4   ·