The Crochet Curlicue :: Crochet Stitch #57

Stitch Description

The Crochet Curlicue is a fun little technique which creates a crocheted corkscrew. Its distinctive shape is made through increasing in every stitch over one row. It can be used as a decorative element in everything from jewelry to scarves and amigurumi.

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Bonbons Yarn

Indulge in color with Bonbons, Lion Brand Yarn’ collections of 8 miniature balls of yarn. Each collection includes 8 shades, perfect for any project requiring multiple colors, such as amigurumi, colorwork, embroidery, and embellishments. Bonbons are also great for friendship bracelets and kids’ crafts.

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Addi Swing Ergonomic Crochet Hook

Skacel Addi Swing Hook was developed with comfort in mind. The handle is constructed of two plastics: one colorful and soft, and the other, white and firm. The two balance each other perfectly for just the right amount of flexibility.This is a crochet hook to love! The beautifully balanced handle rests perfectly in your hand as addi’s Turbo hook glides in and out of each stitch. With addi Swing Hooks you can say good-bye (and good riddance!) to cramped fingers forever.

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Abbreviations

ch
Chain Stitch
dc
Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 3

  Pattern Repeat 
Any number of stitches + 3

Stitch Characteristics

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Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Any number of stitches + 3

  • Step 1: 1 dc into the 4th chain from your hook.
  • Step 2: 1 dc into the same stitch.
  • Step 3: 3 dc into the next chain
  • Repeat step 3 until you have worked all the chain stitches.

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