A New Hooked Stitch for Backgrounds

Basket Weave Stitch

I have rehooked the background on the Bighorn bench cover four times.  No color was right.  So I went back to the oatmeal and decided that it needed to be distinguished from the Mosaic Stitch I used in the animal itself.  So I worked on creating a Basket Weave Stitch.  Super easy to do and what lovely texture.  I am amazed at the way the change of a stitch can make all the difference in the world.

So how did I do it? Here is a short how-to video I made.