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Crochet popcorn stitch

Guide


Techniques used in this stitch

UK / US crochet term:

Chain Stitch – ch

Double crochet / single crochet – dc/sc

Treble / double crochet – tr/dc

Front Post tr/dc – FPtr/dc

Popcorn stitch of 7 dc/sc – ppn: work 7 dc/sc in back loop of tr/dc below, drop the loop from your hook. Insert your hook from back to front under the top 2 loops of the first dc/sc of the group and grab the dropped loop.

Pull it through the stitch and make 1ch.

Stitch – st

Post stitch - Pst

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 10 + 3

Row 1: skip 3ch, make 1tr/dc in each of next ch, turn.

Row 2: make 1ch, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 2st below, [ 1ppn in back loop of next st, 1dc/sc in next st] – make 4 times; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 3: make 3ch and work 1FPtr/dc over the first tr/dc of Row 1,

* [work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn: insert your hook into back loop of the middle dc/sc of the next ppn and work 1dc/sc. Make 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – work 3 times,

1dc/sc in top of next ppn, skip 2 sts below and work 1FPtr/dc over the third tr/dc of Row 1,

make 1tr/dc in the st that you skipped,

work 1FPtr/dc over the first tr/dc of Row 1; rep from *,

[make 1dc/sc top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – make 3 times, 1dc/sc top of next ppn, work 1FPtr/dc over the next tr/dc of Row 1, make 1tr/dc in last dc/sc, turn.

Row 4: make 1ch, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 3st below, [ 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in next st] – make 3 times, 1dc/sc in next st; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 5: make 3ch and skip first st, * 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, 1FPtr/dc over Pst below, [work 1dc/sc top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – make 2 times, 1dc/sc top of next ppn, 1FPtr/dc over Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 2dc/sc below; rep from *, turn.

Row 6: make 1ch, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 4st below, [ 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in next st] – make 2 times, 1dc/sc in each of next 2 st; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 7: make 3ch and skip first st, * 1tr/dc in each of next 2dc/sc below, 1FPtr/dc over Pst below, work 1dc/sc top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, top of next ppn, 1FPtr/dc over Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 3dc/sc below; rep from *, turn.

Row 8: make 1ch, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 5st below, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, make 1dc/sc in each of next 4st below; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 9: make 3ch and skip first st, * 1tr/dc in each of next 3dc/sc below, 1FPtr/dc over Pst below, work 1dc/sc top of next ppn, 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 4dc/sc below; rep from *, turn.

Row 10: make 1ch, [ 1dc/sc in next st, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc] – make 2 times, 1dc/sc in next st, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 2st below, [ 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in next st] – make 4 times; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in each of next 2st below, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in next st, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 11: make 3ch, work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, * skip Pst and work 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, make 1FPtr/dc over the Pst that you skipped, [work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – make 3 times, 1dc/sc in top of next ppn; rep from *,

skip Pst and work 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, make 1FPtr/dc over the Pst that you skipped, [work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – make 2 times, turn.

Row 12: make 1ch, work 1dc/sc in each of next 2 st below, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in each of next 2 st below, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 3 st below, [ 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in next st] – make 3 times, 1dc/sc in next st; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in each of next 3st below, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in next st, dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 13: make 3ch and skip first st, work 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, * 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 3dc/sc below, make 1FPtr/dc over next Pst, [work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – make 2 times, 1dc/sc in top of next ppn; rep from *, make 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 3dc/sc below, make 1FPtr/dc over next Pst, work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in each of next 2dc/sc below, turn.

Row 14: make 1ch and 1dc/sc in next st, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in each of next 3 st below, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 4st below, [ 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in next st] – make 2 times, 1dc/sc in each of next 2 st; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in each of next 4st below, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 15: make 3ch and 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, * 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 5dc/sc below, make 1FPtr/dc over next Pst, work 1dc/sc top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, 1dc/sc in top of next ppn; rep from *, 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 5dc/sc below, make 1FPtr/dc over next Pst, work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in last dc/sc below, turn.

Row 16: make 1ch and 1dc/sc in next st, * work 1dc/sc in each of next 9 st below, 1ppn in back loop of next tr/dc; rep from *, work 1dc/sc in each of next 9 st below, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.

Row 17: make 3ch, * 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 7dc/sc below, make 1FPtr/dc over next Pst, work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn; rep from *, 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in each of next 7dc/sc below, make 1FPtr/dc over next Pst, 1tr/dc in last dc/sc, turn.

Row 18: repeat Row 2.

Row 19: make 3ch and work 1FPtr/dc over the first Pst below, * [work 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – make 3 times, 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, skip Pst and work 1FPtr/dc over next Pst below, skip 1dc/sc and work 1tr/dc in next dc/sc, make 1FPtr/dc over the Pst that you skipped; rep from *, [make 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, 1tr/dc in next dc/sc] – make 3 times, 1dc/sc in top of next ppn, work 1FPtr/dc over the last Pst, make 1tr/dc in last dc/sc, turn.

Repeat rows 4 - 19 until you have reached your desired length.

100% Wool

100% Wool

Colors and rows: * 1 - 2 – blue; 3 - 4 – white. *

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