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Wednesday, December 4, 2013
December 2011 Stitch of the month crochet
December 2011 Stitch of the month
This is a really pretty stitch, you can use it for shawls, scarves,
Based on a multiple of 8 chain plus 4.
For sample chain 28( 3x8= 24 + 4 = 28)
Row 1: In 8th ch from hook work 3 dc, ch 3, 1 sc in 3rd ch from hook for
a picot, work 3 more dc in same ch as first 3 dc for a picot shell, *
skip 3 ch, 1 dc in next ch, skip 3 ch, 1 picot shell in next ch, repeat from *
across, end skip 3 ch, 1 dc in last ch, ch 5, turn.
Row 2: Skip 2 dc of first picot shell, * 1 sc in dc before picot, ch
5, 1 sc in next dc after picot, ch 2, skip 2 dc, 1 sc in single dc, ch 2,
repeat from * across, end last dc in top of turning ch, ch 3, turn.
Row 3: * 1 picot shell in ch-5 loop, 1 dc in dc of row 2, repeat
from * across, end last dc in 3rd ch st of turning-ch, ch 5, turn.
Repeat Rows 2 and 3 for pattern.
directions for this pattern stitch have been rewritten and are copyrighted.
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