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Crochet box puff stitch


Feel free to use any type of yarn (or even thread) for your project. Most yarns have the recommended crochet hook size on the label.

Techniques used in this stitch

UK / US crochet term:

Chain stitch – ch

Double crochet / Single crochet – dc/sc

Treble / double crochet – tr/dc

Double treble – Treble – d.tr / tr

Puff st – puff st

Stitch – st

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 8 + 6

Row 1: Skip 1ch, * 1dc/sc in next ch, 5ch, 1 puff st in next ch: yarn over (yo), insert hook in the ch, yarn over and draw yarn thorough the ch making loop the same size as 5ch.

Repeat the preceding step more 4 times (in the same st). Yarn over and draw yarn through first 10 loops,

yarn over and draw yarn through all lops. Make 1 puff st in each of the next 2 ch. Skip 4ch; rep from *, 1dc/sc in next ch, work 3 puff st + 1d.tr / tr in last ch, turn.

Row 2: 1ch, 1dc/sc in d.tr/tr below, 5ch, 1 puff st in each of the next 3 puff st below, * 1 dc/sc in 5th ch, 3 puff st in space of 5ch; rep from*,

1 dc/sc in 5th ch, work 3 puff st + 1d.tr / tr in last dc/sc, turn.

Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Colors & rows: 1 & 2 – light blue, 3 – dark blue, 4 – red, 5 – white, 6 – dark blue, 7 – 10 – liht blue.

Color combination with pink & green

Colors & rows: 1 - dark green, 2 – light green, 3 – white, 4 – light pink, 5 – dark pink, 6 – beige, 7 - light green, 8 – dark green, 9 – light pink, 10 – dark pink, 11 – white.

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