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Crochet slip stitch

Guide

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

Slip stitch - slt

Double crochet / single crochet – dc/sc

Half treble / half double crochet – htr/hdc

Treble / double crochet – tr/dc

Double treble / triple – dtr/tr

Stitch – st

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 6 + 1

Pattern notes:

- Work in back loops only.

- Keep your stitches loose for 3 – 18 rows.

Row 1 (short rows): skip ch, work 1slt in each of next 6sts, 1ch;

turn, skip ch, make 1slt, 1dc/sc, 1htr/hdc, 2tr/dc, 1dtr/tr, 1ch;

turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next 12sts, 1ch.

* Turn, skip ch, make 1slt, 1dc/sc, 1htr/hdc, 2tr/dc, 2dtr/tr, 2tr/dc, 1htr/hdc, 1dc/sc, 1slt, 1ch;

turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next 18sts, 1ch; rep from *.

Turn, skip ch, make 1slt, 1dc/sc, 1htr/hdc, 2tr/dc, 2dtr/tr, 2tr/dc, 1htr/hdc, 1dc/sc, 1slt, 1ch;

turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next 12sts, 4ch;

skip first slt, make 2tr/dc, 1htr/hdc, 1dc/sc, 1slt, 1ch;

[ turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next 6sts, 1ch ] – make 2 times, turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next 6sts, 4ch.

Row 2 (short rows): turn, skip first slt, make 2tr/dc, 1htr/hdc, 1dc/sc, 1slt;

* work 1slt in each of next 6sts, 1ch;

turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next 12sts, 1ch.

turn, skip ch, make 1slt, 1dc/sc, 1htr/hdc, 2tr/dc, 2dtr/tr, 2tr/dc, 1htr/hdc, 1dc/sc, 1slt; rep from *.

Make 1ch, turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next 6sts, 1ch;

turn, skip ch, make 1slt, 1dc/sc, 1htr/hdc, 2tr/dc, 1dtr/tr, 1ch.

Row 3: turn, skip ch, make 1slt in each of next slt below, 1ch.

Row 4 - 18: repeat Row 3.

Repeat rows 1 - 18 until you have reached your desired length.

Materials: Schachenmayr Catania Originals; hook size 5/0 – 3.0 mm

Colors and rows: 1, 2 & 3 – natural white; 4 & 5 – sky blue; 6 & 7 – natural white; 8 & 9 – anise; 10 & 11 – pine tree; 12 & 13 – anise; 14 & 15 – natural white; 16 & 17 – sky blue; 18, 19, 20 & 21 – natural white; 22 & 23 – pine tree; 24 & 25 – anise; 26 & 27 – pine tree; 28 & 29 – natural white; 30 & 31 – pine tree; 32 & 33 – anise; 34 & 35 – pine tree; 36 & 37 – sky blue; 38 & 39 – anise; 40 & 41 – sky blue; 42 & 43 – natural white; 44 & 45 – anise; 46 & 47 – pine tree; 48 & 49 – anise; 50 & 51 – natural white; 52 & 53 – sky blue; 54, 55, 56, 57, 58 & 59 – pine tree; 60 & 61 – anise; 62 & 63 – pine tree; 64 & 65 – natural white; 66 & 67 – pine tree; 68 & 69 – anise; 70, 71 & 72 – pine tree.

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