This beautiful, textured stitch is perfect for solid-color blankets and afghans!
No, you don’t need fancy color schemes and complicated yarn changes for this one! This is a gorgeous texture that makes for a luxurious and dense fabric. It would be great for a cozy, warm scarf or a poncho, too! The possibilities are endless. And yes, indeed, you could make a wonderful “scrapghan” using up your odds and ends from yarn supply. This is the kind of stitch that lends itself to all kinds of creativity.
You can learn this stitch to day thanks to this fabulous and free video tutorial by designer Olivia of Hopeful Honey. Do check it out and the wattle stitch will quickly become one of your favorite, go-to crochet techniques!
And for even more fantastic and free photo and video tutorials on crocheting techniques and stitches do check out some of our other favorites we’ve previously featured at Crochet Maze. Links are below!
As always, happy crocheting!