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The bobble stitch tutorial will help you to crochet a 3D texture, just like little bubbles! Even though its single sided, the reverse has a very interesting design too. The bobble stitch can be used for almost any crochet project and is deffo one of my favourite special stitches!

bobble stitch tutorial

How to crochet the bobble stitch

The bobble stitch crochet tutorial is easy to intermediate skill level. Its a 2 row repeat and to complete the tutorial you will need to know the single crochet, instructions are included to learn the bobble stitch. You can use any yarn with its recommended crochet hook size to complete the tutorial.

Tutorial notes



USA Terminology (UK Translation)

  • BO – Bobble stitch
  • ch – Chain
  • sc – Single crochet

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Bobble stitch crochet tutorial

Making a bobble Stitch

  1. Yarn over, insert hook & pull up a loop, yarn over, pull trough 2 loops on the hook
  2. Repeat 4 more times
  3. Yarn over & pull through all 6 loops on the hook
  4. Pull tight & secure with a chain

Making a Bobble Stitch Swatch

Row 1

  • ch multiples of 2 for desired length then start in 2nd ch from the hook
  • sc in all chains

Row 2

  • ch & turn
  • sc in first stitch
  • (BO, sc) until the end of the row

Row 3

  • ch & turn
  • sc in all stitches

Row 4+

  • Repeat rows 2 & 3 until you reach desired size
  • Fasten off & weave in ends