Eyelet Puff Crochet Stitch

Eyelet Puff Crochet stitch tutorial

The eyelet puff crochet stitch is a simple stitch, combining puff stitches, chains, and treble crochet stitches to form a fun textured grid.

Use as little or as many repeats in a project to give you a completely different look.

No time right now? Pin this crochet stitch tutorial for later!

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Before you Start


For this bobble stitch tutorial I used:

Using an average-sized hook and a light-colored medium-sized yarn is easiest to learn. Depending on your pattern you will need a different hook and yarn.


This tutorial follows US crochet notations.

  • st = stitch
  • ch = chain
  • dc = single crochet
  • tr = treble crochet
  • skip = miss

Special Stitches

Puff stitch = Yarn over, insert hook in indicated st, yarn over, pull up a loop, [yarn over, insert hook in same st, yarn over, pull up a loop] twice, yarn over, pull through all 7 loops on the hook, ch 1 to close the puff stitch.

Eyelet puff crochet stitch tutorial


Work instructions between [] the indicated number of times or until the end of the row.

The final number of stitches is indicated at the end of the row between < >.

The turning ch 2, ch 3 count as stitches throughout the pattern except if mentioned otherwise.

The pattern is written in crochet shorthand.  For example:

  • “sc 1” means to single crochet in the next stitch,
  • “sc 2” means to single crochet in each of the next 2 stitches,
  • and “2 sc” means to single crochet twice in the next st.

Eyelet Puff Crochet Stitch Video Tutorial

For those of you who prefer to learn with video, I’ve filmed a short video showing you how to crochet the eyelet puff stitch.

I’m left-handed, and although I’ve tried a lot, I can’t crochet right-handed, I’m sorry.

Keep reading for the detailed step by step photo and text tutorial.

How to Crochet the Eyelet Puff Stitch

Stitch Repetition

For the Eyelet Puff crochet stitch, chain a multiple of 3 + 3

Make a Swatch

Ch 42 + 3,

Row 1: In the 4th ch from the hook, tr across, turn. <42 st>

Row 2: Ch 2, [ch 2, skip 2, puff st] until last 3 st, ch 2, skip 2, dc.

Row 3: Ch 3, [ch 2, skip 2, tr in the puff st] until last 3 st, ch 2, skip 2, tr.

Repeat Rows 2 and 3 the desired number of times. Finish on a Row 2.

Last row: Ch 3, tr across, turn.

Eyelet Puff crochet stitch tutorial

If you enjoyed this crochet stitch tutorial, have a look at my other stitch tutorials.

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