This simple crochet tutorial will help you to learn how to dock shell stitch.
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What do you need to crochet this project?
- Crochet hook size 2.5 mm
Tips for beginners:
- Yarndage: 1.76 Oz (50g) / 185 Yrds (169m)
- Yarn weight: Fingering (14 wpi) / Super Fine
- Fiber type: 100% mercerized cotton
- Yarn Brand: Yarn Art Begonia
Tips for beginners:
- Stitch/place markers
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Stitch abbreviations used in this crochet
- ch – chain
- sc – single crochet
- dc – double crochet
- trc – treble crochet
If you still have questions regarding what those symbols mean or how to read them, please take a look at our epic guide of Crochet symbols and abbreviations.
Foundation chain: multiples of 10+1.
Row 1: 1 ch, sc in ch, *3 ch, skip 2 ch, sc in ch, 3 ch, skip 3 ch, sc in ch, 3 ch, skip 2 ch, sc in ch, rep from * to the end, turn.
Row 2: 4 ch, sc in arch, 9 trc shell in next arch, sc in next arch, *3 ch, sc in next arch, 9 trc shell in next arch, sc in next arch, rep from * to the end, 1 ch, dc in sc, turn.
Row 3: 1 ch, sc in dc, sc in ch, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, 3 sc in 3 dc, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, *open picot in arch, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, 3 sc in 3 dc, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, rep from * to the end, 2 sc in arch, turn.
Row 4: 4 ch, sc in arch, 3 ch, skip sc, sc in next sc, 3 ch, skip sc, sc in arch, *3 ch, skip picot, sc in arch, 3 ch, skip sc, sc in next sc, 3 ch, skip sc, sc in arch, rep from * to the end, 1 ch, dc in sc, turn.
Row 5: 4 ch, 4 trc shell in ch, sc in next arch, 3 ch, sc in next arch, *9 trc shell in next arch, sc in next arch, 3 ch, sc in next arch, rep from * to the end, 5 trc shell in arch, turn.
Row 6: 1 ch, 2 sc in 2 dc, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, open picot in arch, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, *3 sc in 3 dc, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, open picot in arch, 4 ch, skip 3 dc, rep from * to the end, sc in dc, sc in ch, turn.
Repeat row 2-6 until you have reached your desired length.
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