Crumpled Griddle Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Blossom Lady
Jul 30, 2023 07:07 AM
Crumpled Griddle Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The Crumpled Griddle Stitch is a fascinating crochet pattern that adds a unique and textured look to your projects. This stitch combines simple techniques to create a visually appealing design that resembles the surface of a crumpled griddle.

With just basic crochet stitches, this pattern is accessible to both beginners and experienced crocheters alike. Its versatility makes it perfect for a wide range of items, from cozy blankets to stylish scarves and beyond.

In this crochet tutorial, we will guide you step-by-step through the process of creating the Crumpled Griddle Stitch. You'll learn how to master the technique, maintain the pattern's consistency, and create stunning crochet pieces that stand out.

So, grab your crochet hook and some yarn, and let's dive into the world of the Crumpled Griddle Stitch. Get ready to infuse your crochet projects with a touch of captivating texture and charm!


Chain any even amount of chains.

Row 1: SC in second Ch from hook, *DC in next Ch, SC in next, repeat from * across the row. You should finish with a SC in last stitch.

Row 2: Ch 1 and turn. *SC in first, DC in next, repeat from * across the row. Your last St should be a SC.

Repeat row 2 until you reach the desired size.

Note: For Crumpled Griddle Stitch, you should always work single crochets on top of the single crochets in previous row and double crochets on top of double crochets in previous row. That is the main difference between the Griddle Stitch and the Crumpled Griddle Stitch. Below you can see the difference in texture between the Griddle stitch on the left and the Crumpled Griddle stitch on the right. On the right, the stitches are more organised in straight lines and on the left they are shifting.

A quick pattern summary for the Crumpled Griddle Stitch:

  • Chain any even number of chains
  • Alternate SC and DC
  • start every row with a SC and finish with a SC
  • SC should be on top of SC and DC on top of DC in previous rows

Crumpled Griddle Stitch Uses

Baby Blankets, afghans, throws

Washcloths, dishcloths

Kitchen dish towels, hand towels

Scarves, Shawls

Crumpled Griddle Stitch Crochet Tutorial
Crumpled Griddle Stitch Crochet Tutorial
Crumpled Griddle Stitch Crochet Tutorial
Crumpled Griddle Stitch Crochet Tutorial
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Jul 30, 2023 09:33 AM

Isn’t this the same stitch as the houndstooth stitch? 

Neelu Sanhi
Feb 03, 2024 04:10 AM

Can u please share videos on some TUNISIAN CROCHET STITCHES please. Will be very thankful for your help