The Marielle Lace Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #9

Stitch Description

The Marielle Lace Stitch is a beautiful lace stitch that creates a mesh fabric of interlocking shells. It’s great for blankets and afghans, shawls, and lace scarves.

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Materials Used

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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Skacel Addi Color Coded Crochet Hooks

The hook by which all others are measured! Skacel's most popular hook features a comfort grip handle. The famous addi Comfort Grip crochet hooks feature color-coded handles for ease of organization and perfect for those crocheteers seeking an ergonomic crochet hook.

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Chain Stitch
Double Crochet
Triple Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 4

Stitch Characteristics


Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 4

  • Prep Row: [2 tr, ch 2, dc] in 6th ch from hook, * skip next 3 ch, [2 tr, ch 2, 1 dc] in next ch; rep from * across to within last 2 ch, skip next ch, 1 tr in last ch, turn.
  • Row 1: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), *[2 tr, ch 2, 1 dc] in the next ch-2 spaces; rep from * across, 1 tr in top of turning ch, turn
  • Repeat row 1 until you have reached your desired length.

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