This elementary crochet lesson will help you to understand how to crochet the brown shell crochet lace.
You will also know what stitches to use to crochet this pattern, what yarn to buy and what hooks are the best. For beginners we made video guides about each stitch and technique.
You can download and print this free pattern in the end of the lesson.
Brown shell crochet lace pattern
Writing instructions to crochet
Foundation chain: multiples of 5+2.
Row 1: 3 ch, skip 3 ch, 5 dc shell in next ch, * skip 4 ch, 5 dc shell in next ch, rep from * to the end, skip 2 ch, 1 dc in next ch, turn.
Row 2: 1 ch, 1 sc, * 5 ch, skip 5 dc shell, 1 sc, rep from* to the end, turn.
Row 3: 3 ch, * 5 dc shell in arch, skip sc, rep from * to the end, dc in sc, turn.
Row 4: 1 ch, 1 sc, * 5 ch, skip 5 dc shell, 1 sc, rep from* to the end, turn.
Repeat row 3-4 until you have reached your desired length.
Stitch abbreviations used in this brown shell crochet lace pattern
ch – chain
sc – single crochet
dc – double crochet
5 dc shell – 5 double crochet shell
Download this crochet pattern
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