The Herringbone HDC Stitch, is an easy to make stitch that creates a subtly elegant fabric. The stitch pattern, with its tilt creates a distinctive V-shape which is usually found in twill and tweed fabrics.
FOUNDATION CHAIN: ANY NUMBER OF STITCHES +1
Begin by creating a slip stitch, hook in the number of chains needed for your project and add 1.
Skip 2 CHS, Herringbone Half Double Crochet (HBHDC) into the next stitch, HBHDC into every stitch in the chain. Turn your work.
THE HERRINGBONE HALF DOUBLE CROCHET
Yarn over ( YO ), insert hook into the designated stitch, YO and pull up a loop into the chain or stitch and through the first loop, YO and draw up a loop through the two remaining loops on your hook.
CH 2, skip one stitch, HBHDC into the next stitch, HBHDC into every stitch in the row. Turn your work .
Repeat Step 2 until you have all the stitches and rows needed for your project.