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Shells in a Row – Free Crochet Pattern

This Free Crochet pattern teaches how to crochet these Shells in a Row.

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Shells in a Row – Free Crochet Pattern

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For this project you’ll need:

HOOK: recommended size by yarn but I used 5 mm hook or size H hook for the US

YARN: any size ply yarn but I used worsted weight yarn, 4 ply US, 10 ply AU




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ch = Chain

sl st = Slip Stitch

st = Stitch

SC = Single Crochet

DC = Double Crochet

Shell Stitch – DC 5 into same stitch

* = Repeat what is in between the stars for the rest of the row






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This stitch is done in multiples of 5 + 1


To start

ch in multiples of 5 until you reach desired size, then ch 3 more and you’re ready to start.


Row 1

sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in all remaining sts.


Row 2

ch 3 (Counts as 1st dc) * skip 3 sts, DC 5 in next st * repeat for row. After last shell you should have 3 chs left. Skip 2 chs and DC into last st.


Row 3

ch 1 and sc into dc, * ch 5 and sc into the space between shells *

Repeat for row. Sc in top of ch 3 to end row.


Row 4

Ch 3, * crochet a Shell in the center ch of ch 5 * Repeat for row. DC in last SC.



Row 5

ch 1 and sc into dc, * ch 5 and sc into the space between shells *

Repeat for row. Sc in top of ch 3 to end row.


Repeat rows 2 – 5 until you reach desired size.



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