Crochet Double Elastic Stitch

The fantasy stitch called Double elastic stitch it’s made with: chain stitch, double crochet and double crochet on relief. It looks great on thread and wool. It is widely used in terminations fashion garments like cuffs and collars.

Realization:

Work a chain of odd stitches

1°r: skip 4 ch and 1 d.c. stung on each next ch.

2°r: 2 ch *2 d.c. on relief stung behind on next 2 d.c., 2 d.c. on relief stung ahead on next 2 d.c.* rep. from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 1 d.c. stung on 4° ch counting from the bottom

3°r: 2 ch *2 d.c. on relief stung ahead on next 2 d.c. on relief, 2 d.c. on relief stung behind on next 2 d.c. on relief* rep. from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 1 d.c. stung on 2° ch counting from the bottom

4°r: 2 ch *2 d.c. on relief stung behind next 2 d.c. on realief, 2 d.c. on relief stung ahead on next 2 d.c. on relief* rep. from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 1 d.c. stung on 2° ch counting from the bottom.

Rep. 3° and 4° r.

References:
r.: row
rep.: repeat
ch.: chain stitch
d.c.: double crochet



Video tutorial stitch double elastic