How to Crochet the Double Picot String Network Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #238

How to Crochet the Double Picot String Network Stitch

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the double picot string network stitch. This stitch creates a delicate lace pattern. The double picot string network stitch would be great for shawls, scarves and shrugs!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Tajik

LanaMundi Yarns Tajik Mohair comes from the Asht region of Northern Tajikistan which is the center of Angora goat production. Only the best quality Angora kid fleeces are used for spinning this, strong yet soft, mohair yarn. The quality of this fingering-weight, two-ply yarn and the hand-spinning and dying are excellent; however, as with any handspun yarn, you may find some slight variation in thickness and color consistency.

A Crochet Hook


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Chain-ch
Double Crochet-dc
Single Crochet-sc

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain: Multiple of 6 sts + 5.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    (Wrong Side): 1sc into 2nd ch from hook 3ch, skip 4ch, work a picot of [1sc, 3ch, 1sc] into next ch, *3ch, skip 5ch, picot into next ch; rep from * to last 5ch, 3ch, skip 4ch, 1sc into last ch, turn.

  2. Row 2

    1ch, 1sc into 1st st, *3ch, skip 3ch, 2 picots into next 3ch arch; rep from * ending 3ch, skip 3ch, 1sc into last sc, turn.

  3. Row 3

    6ch (count as 1dc and 3ch), skip 3ch, *1sc into next picot arch, 3ch, 1sc into next picot arch, 3ch, skip 3ch; rep from * ending 1dc into last sc, skip tch, turn.

Repeat rows 2 and 3 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Double Picot String Network Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Double Picot String Network Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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