Crochet stitch and tutorial that teaches you how to make this surprising warm stitch that uses shells and decreases to make this very cool strip effect.
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Gratifying Textured Shells Crochet Stitch – Free Crochet Pattern and Tutorial
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For this project you’ll need:
HOOK: Size yarn recommends
YARN: Any size
ch = Chain
sl st = Slip Stitch
st = Stitch
sk = Skip
sc = Single Crochet
dc = Double Crochet
dc dec = Double crochet decrease
* = Repeat what is in between the stars for the rest of the row
Chart pattern – 131 https://www.pinterest.com/pin/159666749272384231/
This stitch is done in multiples of 8 + 2
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Once you chained your multiples to you desired width continue to row 1.
sc in 2nd ch from the hook. * skip 3 sts and DC 9 into next st. skip 3 sts and sc in next * repeat what’s in between the *’s until last shell of 9 DC’s at the end of your row.
To end row skip 3 chs and sc in last ch of row. ch 3 and turn.
Skip 1st DC of the shell and DC dec using the next 3 DC’s, pull through all 4 loops *and ch 3 skip 3 DC’s and sc in next, ch 3 and do a DC dec using the next 3 DC’s pull through all 4 loops and ch 1. Now skipping the first DC on the next shell, DC dec in next 3 DC’s * repeat for row.
To end row DC in last sc of the row. CH 1 and turn.
Now using the sc that is in between our ch 3 spaces, you’ll want to put 9 Dc’s in that Sc then Sc onto the ch 1 space. (the big space) then start your next set of 9 DC’s in the center Sc. Repeat for row.
To end your row, Sc into the top of the ch 3
Repeat rows 2 and 3
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