The Buckle Motif :: Crochet Stitch #341

Stitch Description

The Buckle Motif is a simple pattern of chains, single crochets, and the occasional slip stitch. While in the shape of a buckle, it would need significant stiffening to be able to function in that capacity. With that in mind, we recommend you use this as a decorative element, not a functional one.

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Materials Used

Lion's Pride Woolspun

Woolspun, with an exquisite range of neutrals and vivid classic colors, will quickly become your go-to yarn. The 12-ply construction means that garments drape beautifully and afghans and warm weather accessories have a cushiony soft bounce to them. Sold exclusively at Michaels and

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Crystal Palace Bamboo Crochet Hook

Crystal Palaces’ Bamboo Crochet Hooks are lovely, and feel great in your hand. These 6 inch crochet hooks are made from specially selected, cured, and finished bamboo for an exceptionally smooth feel. Made in Japan.

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Chain Stitch
sl st
Slip Stitch
Single Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

  • Round 1: 18ch, sl st to first ch, turn and 7ch, sl st to opposite side of circle.
  • Round 2: sl st into next ch, 1sc into each ch around, sl st to first sc.
  • Fasten off.

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