Blackberry Salad Crochet Stitch Photo & Video Tutorial

May 5, 2020 | Tutorials

Learn how to crochet the Blackberry Salad crochet stitch with this complete tutorial at Nana’s Crafty Home!

Blackberry Salad Crochet Stitch Complete

The Blackberry Salad Stitch tutorial is part of the Spring Rhapsody Blanket CAL Stitch series by Nana’s Crafty Home.

The Blackberry Salad Stitch is a fun & super textured stitch – perfect for blankets but would also look great in wearables or home decor!

This beginner friendly stitch is made by working 5 double crochet stitches together in a single crochet row popping out a large bobble on the back side of your work. An easy way to create a highly textured item.

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Blackberry Salad Crochet Stitch Closeup

Blackberry Salad Crochet Stitch Written Instructions & Photo Tutorial


Hobby Lobby I Love This Cotton! in Coral (Color A)
Hobby Lobby I Love This Cotton! in Cream (Color B)

Size H (5.0 mm) crochet hook


yo = yarn over
RS = right side
ch(s) = chain(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
dc5tog = double crochet 5 together (see special stitch section below)

Special stitches

dc5tog:  *yo, insert hook in st indicated, yo and pull up a loop, yo, pull through 2 loops* repeat between * * 4 more times (6 loops on hook), yo, pull through all loops on hook.

Multiples:  stitch is worked in multiples of 4 + 1 for foundation chain

Sample:  chain = 33

Row 1:  With Color A, (RS) 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (skipped chs count as 1st st), 1 dc in remaining chs to end.  

Row 2:  With Color B, ch 1, 1 sc in same st, 1 sc in next 2 st, *dc5tog in next st, 1 sc in next 3 st,* repeat between * * to end.  Turn.

Blackberry Salad Stitch dc5tog
Blackberry Salad Stitch bobble row

Row 3:  With Color A, ch 3, 1 dc in each st to end.  Turn.

Row 4:  With Color B, ch 1, 1 sc in same st, 1 sc in next 4 st, *dc5tog in next st, 1 sc in next 3 st,* repeat between * * to last 2 st, 1 sc in last 2 st.  Turn.

Blackberry Salad Stitch complete row 5

Row 5:  With Color A, ch 3, 1 dc in each st to end.  Turn.

Continue repeating rows 2 – 5 to desired size.

Blackberry Salad Crochet Stitch Pinterest


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