This crochet stitch uses a combination of the v-stitch and the xlarge shell stitch. This pattern would be a great stitch to use in crocheting your favorite afghan.
Chain multiples of 5 + 11 ch.
Row 1: In eighth ch from hook (1dc, ch3, 1dc, V-stitch made), *[ch1, skip 4 chs, 1dc, ch3, 1dc], repeat from * to last 3 chs, ch1, 1dc in last ch, ch3 and turn.
Row 2: 7dc in ch3 sp (center of v-stitch) in each v-stitch across, 1dc in top of turning chain, ch4 and turn.
Row 3: 1dc, ch3, 1dc, ch1 in top of each 7dc shell across, 1dc in top of turning chain, ch3 and turn.
Repeat rows 2 and 3 for pattern.