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Moroccan Tiles Stitch Tutorial

    The Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial is intermediate skill level and is great for making colours pop! The stitch creates a colourful, textured deign. Its double sided too making it perfect for blankets and throws. It can be as colourful as you you want it to be by simply changing your yarn. The free crochet stitch does need at least 2 colours to give the desired effect.

    Crochet Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial

    How to crochet the Moroccan tiles stitch

    The Moroccan tiles stitch crochet tutorial is intermediate to advanced skill level. Its a 4 row repeat and to complete the tutorial you will need to know all your basic crochet stitches. You will also need to be confident at changing colours, skipping stitches and dropping rows. You can use any yarn with its recommended crochet hook size to complete the tutorial.

    Tutorial Notes

    Supplies

    Yarn Colors

    • A (navy)
    • B (mustard)

    Abbreviations

    USA Terminology (UK Translation)

    • ch – Chain
    • dc – Double crochet
    • 3dc – 3 dc in 1 space (increase)
    • sc – Single crochet
    • V-st – V-Stitch (dc, ch, dc)

    Do not fasten off colours, carry unworked colour to the end of the rows

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    Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial Pattern

    Row 1

    • Use colour A (navy)
    • ch multiples of 3 for desired length
    • ch 2 more then start in 2nd ch from the hook
    • (sc, ch 2 & skip 2) repeat until 3 chains remaining
    • sc in last ch
    Crochet Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial row 1

    Row 2

    • Change to colour B (mustard)
    • ch x 2 & turn
    • 3dc in first ch space
    • (ch, 3dc in ch space) Repeat to end of row
    • change to colour A (navy) & dc in last st
    Crochet Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial row 2

    Row 3

    • Continue with colour A (navy)
    • ch & turn, work over previous row & into the row before
    • (V-st into sc, ch) Repeat to last 3dc cluster
    • dc in last st
    Crochet Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial row 3

    Row 4

    • Continue with colour A (navy)
    • ch x 2 & turn
    • dc in first stitch
    • Change to colour B (mustard)
    • (ch, 3dc in V-st) Repeat to last V-st
    • Change to colour A (navy)
    • ch, dc in last st
    Crochet Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial row 4

    Row 5

    • Continue with colour A (navy)
    • ch & turn, work over previous row & into the row before
    • (V-st into ch space, ch) Repeat to end
    Crochet Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial row 5

    Row 6

    • Change to colour B (mustard)
    • ch x 2 & turn
    • 3dc in first V-st
    • (ch, 3dc in V-st) Repeat to end of row
    • change to colour A (navy) & dc in last st

    Row 7

    • Continue with colour A (navy)
    • ch & turn, work over previous row & into the row before
    • (V-st into ch space, ch) Repeat to last cluster
    • dc in last st

    Row 8+

    • Repeat rows 4 – 7 until you reach desired size
    • Fasten off & weave in ends