How to Crochet the Mile a Minute Vintage Edging :: Crochet Stitch #140

How to Crochet the Mile a Minute Vintage Edging

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the mile a minute vintage edging. This stitch creates a delicate looking lace pattern specifically designed for use as an edging. The mile a minute vintage edging stitch would be great for all your edging projects!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Knit Outta the Box Machine Washable Lambs Wool

This unbelievably soft wool is made from shrink treated Merino Lambs Wool. It offers the wonderful qualities of traditionally spun wool, but with the convenience of machine washing and drying. Garments made from this yarn will not shrink or fade after numerous machine washings and dryings. Made in the USA.

A Crochet Hook


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

Skill: Easy
Foundation Chain:ch 8, join with sl st to form ring.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    ch 3, 2dc, ch 2, 3 dc in ring, turn.

  2. Row 2

    ch 5, work (3dc, ch2, 3dc) into ch-2 sp, ch2, dc in top of turning chain.

  3. Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Mile a Minute Vintage Edging. (Reversible)

Example of the Mile a Minute Vintage Edging. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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