Close this search box.


The Open Checker Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #77

How to Crochet the Open Checkers Stitch
[socialpug_share ]

About This Stitch Pattern

The Open Checkers Stitch creates a simple open block patterned fabric. It is great for making sweaters, afghans, scarves and home decor items.

[Video] Stitch Pattern Tutorial

[youtube id=z_H7g5u4EWE]

Techniques Used in this Stitch

Stitch Pattern Details

Skill Level


Row Repeat


Stitch Repeat

Multiples of 6 + 9

Stitch Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 6 + 9

  • Row 1: skip 3ch, 1dc into each of next 2ch, * 3ch, skip 3ch **, 1dc in each of next 3ch; rep from * to last ch ending at **, 1dc in last st, turn.
  • Row 2: 3ch, 2dc in first ch sp, *3ch, 3dc in next 3ch sp; rep from * to end, 3 ch, 1dc in top of tch.
  • Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

    Stitch Pattern Swatch Photos

    Example of the Open Checkers Stitch
    Example of the Open Checkers Stitch (Click for Larger)

    Stitch Pattern Attributes

    More Stitches Like This