How is December here? This year has FLOWN by! I am extremely excited to show you the 4 new stitch patterns I’ve created for December…they’re so Christmasy and fun! Join me today in learning how to crochet the Snowflake Stitch 🙂
It’s funny…before I designed this stitch, I really wanted to come up with a stitch that looked like Snowflakes. However, I didn’t quite know how I would make that work, so I thought it would end up being a simpler stitch.
I came up with something simpler, but then when I went to re-work it, I forgot what I had done. Frustrated, I started over, randomly crocheting…and this stitch emerged! It was pretty awesome that I ended up with snowflakes in the end. 🙂
All that to say, this stitch uses different sized chain spaces alternating to create a neat snowflake effect!
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HOW TO CROCHET THE SNOWFLAKE STITCH
All right, let’s get started on this stitch pattern!
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- Stitch pattern is multiple of 4+1
- Ch 3 at beginning of rows counts as dc
- Ch 1 at beginning of rows does NOT count as sc
You can potentially use ANY yarn and hook for this stitch. However, here’s what I used:
- Sport Weight Yarn (I used Lion Brand Vanna’s Glamour)
- F/3.75mm hook
Fsc a multiple of 4+1 (to start with a chain stitch, you’ll need a multiple of 4+2, and then one row of single crochet).
Row 1: Ch 1, sc in first 2 fsc. (Sc, ch 5, sc) in next fsc. *Ch 2, sk next fsc, sc in next fsc. Ch 2, sk next fsc, (sc, ch 5, sc) in next sc. Rep from * until 2 sc left. Sc in last 2 sc, turn.
Row 2: Ch 3, dc in next sc. Sc in next ch-5 sp, *ch 2, (sc, ch 5, sc) in next sc. Ch 2, sc in next ch-5 sp. Rep from * across all ch-5 sps. Dc in last 2 sc, turn.
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Row 3: Ch 1, sc in first 2 sc. (Sc, ch 5, sc) in next sc. *Ch 2, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 2, (sc, ch 5, sc) in next sc. Rep from * until 2 sc left. Sc in last 2 sc, turn.
Rep rows 2-3 for stitch pattern. End on a row 3.
Last row: Ch 3, dc in next sc. Sc in next ch-5 sp. *Ch 3, sc in next sc, ch 3, sc in next ch-5 sp. Rep from * across all ch-5 sps. Dc in last 2 sc, fasten off.
I hope you have enjoyed learning how to crochet the Snowflake Stitch. If you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact me. I would love to help!
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