Thursday, March 1, 2018

Arcade Stitch

How to crochet the arcade stitch!!




Materials:

- Red heart super saver yarn
*for the yarn visit www.redheart.com or press here

-5.5mm crochet hook

This pattern is worked over a multiple number of 6 stitches plus 1

for this sample start with chain 25

Row 1: 1sc into the 2nd, *chain 3, skip 3, 1sc in each of next 3*, repeat from * to * across. To finish the row: 1sc into the last chain (ending with 2 sc in row)

Row 2: chain 1, turn, skip 2 sc, 5 dc into the next chain-space, *skip next sc, 1sc into the center sc, skip next sc, 5dc into the next chain-space*, repeat from * to * across. To finish the row: 1sc into the last sc.

Row 3: chain 3, turn, skip 1st sc and next dc, 1sc in each of next 3 dc (on top of next shell), *chain 3, skip 3, 1sc in each of next 3dc (on top of next shell)* , repeat from * to * across. To finish the row: chain 2, skip next dc, 1sc on top of turning chain.

Row 4: chain 3, turn, 2dc into the 1st chain-space, *skip next sc, 1sc into the center sc,skip next sc, 5dc into the next chain-space*, repeat from * to * across. To finish the row: skip next sc, 3dc into the last chain-space.

Row 5: chain 1, turn, skip 1st dc, 1sc into the 2nd,*chain 3, skip 3, 1sc in each of next 3dc (on top of next shell)*, repeat from * to * across. To finish the row: chain 3, skip 3, 1sc into the last dc and 1sc on top of turning chain.

repeat rows 2-5 for the pattern