Braided Crochet Stitch
Foundation Row: Ch any multiple of stitches.
Row 1 (RS): Sk first 3 ch, ehdc in each ch to end of row; turn.
Row 2 (WS): Ch 1, loosely sl st through the middle loop only of each hdc; turn.
Row 3 (RS): Ch 3, ehdc in front loop of each sl st; turn.
Repeat Rows 2 and 3.