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 / Triple crochet – dtr / trc
Half treble / half double crochet – htr/hdc
Picot of 3dc/sc – picot: make 3ch, 3dc/sc in third ch from hook.
Stitch – st
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 5 + 2
Row 1: skip 1ch, * 1dc/sc in next ch, make triangle – [ 6ch, skip 1ch, 1dc/sc in next, 1htr/hdc in next, 1tr/dc in next, 1dtr/trc in each of next 2ch ]. Skip 4 foundation ch; rep from*, make 1dc/sc in last ch, turn.
Row 2: make 3ch, * work 1tr/dc over second dtr/trc of next triangle (see pictures),
make 3ch and 1tr/dc over same dtr/trc, 1picot; rep from*,
work 1tr/dc over second dtr/trc of next triangle, make 3ch and 1tr/dc over same dtr/trc, 1tr/dc in last dc/sc below, turn.
Row 3: make 3ch, * insert hook through dc/sc of next triangle below and space of 3ch, work 1dc/sc.
Make triangle; rep from *, work 1dc/sc into next triangle and space of 3ch, 2ch, 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.
Row 4: make 4ch and 1tr/dc in first dc/sc below, 1picot, * work 1tr/dc + 3ch + 1tr/dc over second dtr/trc of next triangle, 1picot; rep from rep from *, work 1tr/dc + 1ch + 1tr/dc in first ch, turn.
Row 5: : make 1ch and 1dc/sc in first tr/dc below, * make triangle, work 1dc/sc into next triangle below and space of 3ch; rep from *, make triangle and 1dc/sc in third ch, turn.
Repeat rows 2 – 5 until you have reached your desired length.
Last row (3rd or 5th): make 4ch instead of triangle.
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