How to Crochet the Eastern Star Motif

How to Crochet the Eastern Star Motif

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the eastern star motif. This motif creates a fun star pattern. The eastern star motif would be great for afghans, blankets and pillows!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Chain Stitch – Ch
Single Crochet-sc
Half Double Crochet-hdc
Slip Stitch-sl st
Double Crochet-dc

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain:Make 6ch, sl st into 1st ch to form a ring.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Round 1

    1ch, [1sc into ring, 3ch] 12 times, sl st to 1st sc.

  2. Round 2

    Sl st into each of next 2ch, 1ch, 1sc into same 3ch arch, [3ch, 1sc into next 3ch arch] 11 times, 1ch, 1hdc into top of 1st sc.

  3. Round 3

    *6ch, 1sc into next 3ch arch**, 3ch, 1sc into next 3ch arch; rep from * 4 more times and from * to ** again, 1ch, 1dc into hdc which closed previous round.

  4. Round 4

    *[5dc, 2ch, 5dc] into next 6ch arch, 1sc into next 3ch arch; rep from * 5 more times ending last rep in dc which closed previous round, sl st into next st. Fasten off.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Eastern Star Motif. (Reversible)

Example of the Eastern Star Motif. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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