This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the lace wheel motif. This stitch creates a fun lace motif. The lace wheel motif would be great for pillows, afghans, and purses!
Materials Used in this Tutorial
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A Crochet Hook
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Foundation Chain:Chain 12, join with a Sl st to form ring.
ch 3 (counts as 1st dc now and throughout), 21 dc in ring (22dc counting the beg ch 3).
ch 3, 1dc in same st, *ch 3, skip 1 st, 2dc in next st, rep from * 9 times, ch 3, join with a Sl st to top of beg ch 3 (11 ch 3 loops).
ch 3, 1dc in next dc, *ch 4, skip next ch 3 space, 1dc in each of next 2dc, rep from * 9 times, ch 4, join with Sl st to top of beg ch 3.
ch 3, 1dc in next dc, *ch 5, skip the ch 4 space, 1dc in each of next 2dc, rep from * 9 times, ch 5, join with a Sl st to top of beg ch 3.
ch 8 (counts as sc, ch 7), 1sc in next dc, *7 sc in next ch 5 space, 1 sc in next dc, ch 7, 1sc in next dc, rep from * 9 times, 7 sc in next ch 5 space, join with a Sl st in the 1st ch of the beg ch 8, end off.