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Star Fish Stitch Scarf – Free Crochet Pattern


This Free Crochet pattern teaches you how to do the Star Fish Stitch. This stitch isn’t recommended for large square projects because the sides of your project will become diagonal.


You can find more things like this under the category SCARVES


Other patterns that use this stitch are:

Star Fish Stitch Slouch Hat


Star Fish Stitch Scarf – Free Crochet Pattern

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Star fish stitch scarf combined 600 WM

For this Star Fish Stitch Scarf project your going to need:

HOOK: a size 6mm hook (J)

YARN: a skein of medium size worsted weight yarn 4ply US 10 ply AU.

A stitch marker of some kind.


Ch = chain
sc = single crochet
dc = double crochet
FPSC = front post single crochet
BPSC = back post single crochet
sk 2 sts = skip 2 stitches
sc dec = single crochet decrease


The multiples of this stitch is 6 + 2


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Working with your 6mm hook


To Start:
Ch 20


Round one
Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in all sts, ch 1 and turn (19 sts)


Round two (Starting the Star Fish Stitch)
sc in first stitch, * skip 2 sts, then DC 5 into same stitch, skip 2 sts, sc in next * Repeat what’s in between stars for rest of row. Ch 1 and turn ( 3 shells )



Round three (second part of Star Fish Stitch)
sc into first stitch, then do a * FPSC into the first dc post of the shell, BPSC into next post of the shell, FPSC into the middle dc post of the shell, BPSC into next post of the shell, FPSC into the last post dc of the shell, then sc into next sc * repeat for rest of round. Ch 1 and turn



Star Fish Stitch 3


Working the posts

Skip 2 sts, work shell here

Repeat rows two and three until you have almost used up all your yarn. Or if you want to use this same color for your tassels and you don’t have another skein of this color you can save some for the tassels or just use another color to make them.
When working the next row of shells, sc in first stitch, then skip 2 sts and work your shell



After row 3 it looks like this

Star Fish Stitch 5

After row 4 it looks like this

Star Fish Stitch 6

If you want to use the whole skein for the scarf then when you have just a little bit of yearn left, do a single crochet in each stitch across to finish scarf.


Look at pictures below to see the method of adding the tassels.

Croc shawl 12 -1



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