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Basic Crochet Stitches
Learn this fun and eye-catching stitch pattern, made with a combination of simple stitches. You can work the pattern with two colors of yarn in any weight.
Deep Double Crochet (Deep-DC)
Work a DC around the ch-sp 2 rows below current row (this DC will go around the ch-sp of the previous row as well as the ch-sp of the row under that).
Using MC, ch a multiple of 4 (sample below worked with ch 12).
Rep Rows 3-6, changing colors every 2 rows and carrying the unused yarn up the side.
For more practice with the stitch pattern, try the Houndstooth Picnic Blanket By Michele DuNaier!