Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Star Stitch

How to crochet the star stitch!!




Materials:

- Red Heart Super Saver stripes yarn
* for the yarn visit www.redheart.com or press here

- 5.5 mm crochet hook

This pattern is worked over a multiple number of 2 stitches.

for this sample start with chain 26

Row 1: [insert the hook into the 3rd chain from hook and pull up a loop (2loops on hook), insert the hook into the next chain and pull up a loop (3loops on hook), insert the hook into the next chain and pull up a loop (4loops on hook), insert the hook into the next chain and pull up a loop (5loops on hook), insert the hook into the next chain and pull up a loop (6loops on hook), yarn over and pull through all 6 loops, chain 1] 1star made, *[insert the hook into the previous star's eye and pull up a loop (2loops on hook), insert the hook into the previous star's side and pull up a loop (3loops on hook), insert the hook into the previous star's last chain and pull up a loop (4loops on hook),insert the hook into the next chain and pull up a loop (5loops on hook), insert the hook into the next chain and pull up a loop (6loops on hook), yarn over and pull through all loops, chain 1]star made*, repeat from * to * across. To finish the row make 1 hdc into the last chain.

Row 2: chain 2, turn, *2hdc into the next star's eye*, repeat from* to * across. Finish the row with 1hdc on top of turning chain.

Row 3: chain 3,  turn, [insert the hook into the 2nd chain and pull up a loop (2loops on hook), insert the hook into the 3rd chain and pull up a loop (3loops on hook), insert the hook into the next stitch and pull up a loop (4loops on hook), insert the hook into the next stitch and pull up a loop (5loops on hook), insert the hook into the next stitch and pull up a loop (6loops on hook), yarn over and pull through all 6 loops, chain 1] star made, *[insert the hook into the previous star's eye and pull up a loop (2loops on hook), insert the hook into the previous star's side and pull up a loop (3loops on hook), insert the hook into the previous star's last chain and pull up a loop (4loops on hook),insert the hook into the next stitch and pull up a loop (5loops on hook), insert the hook into the next stitch and pull up a loop (6loops on hook), yarn over and pull through all loops, chain 1]star made*, repeat from * to * across. To finish the row make 1 hdc on top of turning chain.

Repeat rows 2 and 3 fro the pattern.