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Crochet leaf 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

Treble / Double crochet – tr / dc

Stitch - st

1 tr/dc decrease – 1 dec.

2 tr/dc decrease – 2 dec.

Stitch - st

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 23 + 8

Row 1: skip 7 ch, * 1tr/dc in each of next 9ch, 2ch, skip 2ch, 3tr/dc in next ch, 2 ch, skip 2ch, 1 dec., 1tr/dc in each of next 3ch, 1 dec., 2ch, skip 2ch; rep from*, 1tr/dc in last ch, turn.

Row 2: 5ch, * (begin with first dec.st below) 1 dec., 1tr/dc in next st, 1 dec., 2ch, 2 tr/dc in 1st tr/dc, 1 tr/dc in 2nd tr/dc and 2tr/dc in 3rd tr/dc below, 2ch, work over 9tr/dc below: 1 dec., 1tr/dc in each of next 5 st, 1 dec., 2ch; rep from *, skip 2ch, 1tr/dc in next ch, turn.

Row 3: 5ch, * (begin with first dec.st below) 1 dec., 1tr/dc in each of next 3 st, 1 dec., 2ch, 3 tr/dc in space of 2ch, 2ch, work over 5tr/dc below: 2tr/dc in 1st st, 1tr/dc in each of next 3 st, 2tr/dc in last st, 2ch, 2 dec. over 3st below, 2ch; rep from*, skip 2ch, 1tr/dc in next ch, turn.

Row 4: 5ch, * (begin with first increasing st below) : 2tr/dc in 1st st, 1tr/dc in each of next 5 st, 2tr/dc in last st, 2ch, 2 tr/dc in 1st tr/dc, 1 tr/dc in 2nd tr/dc and 2tr/dc in 3rd tr/dc below, 2ch, 1 dec., 1tr/dc in next st, 1 dec., 2ch; rep from * , skip 2ch, 1tr/dc in next ch, turn.

Row 5: 5ch, *2dec., 2ch, 2tr/dc in 1st st, 1tr/dc in each of next 3 st, 2tr/dc in last st, 2ch, 1tr/dc in each of next 9 st, 2ch; rep from *, skip 2ch, 1tr/dc in next ch, turn.

Row 6: 5ch, *1dec., 1tr/dc in each of next 5 st, 1 dec., 2ch, 2tr/dc in 1st st, 1tr/dc in each of next 5 st, 2tr/dc in last st, 2ch; rep from *, skip 2ch, 1tr/dc in next ch, turn.

Row 7: 5 ch, * 1tr/dc in each of next 9 st, 2ch, 3tr/dc in space of 2 ch, 2 ch, 1 dec., 1tr/dc in each of next 3 st, 1 dec., 2ch; rep from*, skip 2ch, 1tr/dc in next ch, turn.

Repeat rows 2 - 7 until you have reached your desired length.

Color combination with pink and blue

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