How to Crochet the Venetian Trim

Example of the Venetian Trim Edging

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the venetian trim. This pattern creates a beautiful open pattern that can transform an ordinary piece into extraordinary one! The venetian trim would be a great addition for sweaters, bags, afghans and shawls!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


Imperial Yarn Erin Rain

Imperial Yarn Erin: Worsted 3-Ply

One of Imperial Stock Ranch’s newest offerings, Erin is a terrific all-around medium worsted weight yarn. It is especially nice for color work and textured stitch patterns. Available in eight colors as well as Natural and is a great choice for hand dye projects.

A Crochet Hook


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A crochet hook


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TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:

Chain Stitch – Ch
Double Crochet – Dc
Single Crochet – Sc
Yarn Over – Yo
Bobble – (yo, pick up a loop in st, yo, draw through 2 loops) 5 times, yo, draw through all 6 loops on hook.

Skill: Easy
Foundation Chain: Chain 14

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    1dc in 4th ch from hook, 1dc in each of the next 4 ch, ch 3, skip next 2 ch, 1 sc in next ch, ch 3, skip next 2 ch, [1dc, ch 5, 1 sl st] in last ch, turn.

  2. Row 2

    [1sc, 2hdc, 5dc] in first ch-5 space, 1dc in next dc, ch 5, skip next 2 ch-3 spaces, 1dc in next dc, ch 5, skip next 4 dc, 1dc in top of turn ch, turn.

  3. Row 3

    Ch 3 [counts as first dc], 4dc in next ch-5 space, 1 dc in next dc, ch 3, 1 sc in next ch-5 space, ch 3 [1dc, ch 5, 1 Sl st] in next dc, turn.

Repeat rows 2 and 3 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Venetian Trim

Example of the Venetian Trim (Click for Larger)

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