Learn how to crochet the V stitch

Published on 30 March 2020 2 min read

Want to add a new stitch to your skills library? We’ve got you! The V stitch is an easy-to-learn, decorative and stylish crochet stitch made using treble stitches and chains. V stitch is perfect for homeware, blankets and cushions in any weight of yarn – and it even lends itself to garments and accessories too! So, grab your hook and let's go!

Practice your V Stitch with this cute Candycomb cowl & hat

Now you've watched Merion show you the ropes, download this cute Candycomb cowl and hat. This design incorporates the V stitch crochet stitch, paired with some double (single) crochet's to give a fun pop of colour between the rows. It's really simple but looks amazing!

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Candycomb

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How to crochet the V stitch

1

Make a slip knot.

2

Chain in multiples of three, plus five stitches.

3

Work a treble crochet into the fourth chain from the hook.

4

Chain one then work another treble crochet into the same chain.

5

Miss three chains and work another treble, chain, treble into the next stitch. Repeat until you have four chains left.

6

Work the last treble stitch into the last chain and stop when you have two loops on the hook.

7

Snip the first colour yarn, and pull the new yarn through the two hooks. Chain three and turn.

8

Work a treble, chain, treble into the first V shape from the previous row.

9

Repeat the treble, chain, treble into the next V from the previous row and repeat until you reach the end of the row.

10

Put a treble into the top of the Ch3 from the previous row, but change colour as before.

11

Turn, and repeat the treble, chain, treble sequence in each V from the previous row.

You’ve just learnt how to V stitch – go you!

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