This stitch was originally posted on July 30, 2012
This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the primrose stitch.
Foundation Chain: Multiples of 3 + 2
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Chain Stitch – ch
Single Crochet – sc
Half Double Crochet – hdc
Double Crochet – dc
Prep Row: Work [1 sc, ch 2, 1 sc] in 3rd ch from hook, *skip next 2 cha, [1 sc,ch 2, 1 sc] in next ch, rep from * across, ending with 1 hdc in last ch, turn
Row 1: Ch 3, *3 dc in next ch-2 space (shell made), rep from * across, ending with 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn
Row 2: Ch 2 (counts as first hdc), * [1 sc, ch 2, 1 sc] in 2nd dc of next shell, rep from * across, ending with 1 hdc in top of turning ch, turn
Repeat row 1 & 2 until you have reached your desired length.
After a few repeats your pattern should look like this:
Example of the Primrose Stitch (click for larger)
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