The Cotton Candy Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #182

How to Crochet the Cotton Candy Stitch

About this Stitch Pattern


This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the cotton candy stitch. This stitch creates a delicate pattern. The cotton candy stitch would be great for shawls, throws and wraps!

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Techniques Used In This Stitch Pattern


Stitch Pattern Details


Skill Level

Easy

Row Count

4

Stitch Repeat

Multiple of 8 + 6

Stitch Pattern Instructions


Foundation Chain:Multiple of 8 + 6

  • Note: Worked with 2 colors. When dropping a color, pull up a long loop so not to lose it. After foundation row don’t turn at the end of every row.
  • Foundation Row: (Wrong Side) with color A: 1sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1sc in each ch across row, turn.
  • Row 1: Color A: ch1, 1sc in first sc, *ch5, skip next 3sc, 1sc in next sc, rep from * across. Drop A, draw B through loop, turn.
  • Row 2: Color B: ch3 (counts as 1st dc), 4dc in next ch 5 loop, *ch3, 1sc in next ch 5 loop, ch3**, 5dc in next ch5 loop, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, 4dc in last ch 5 loop, 1dc in last sc. Pull up long loop and drop color b. Do not turn.
  • Row 3: at opposite end, Color A through top of first dc, ch1, 1sc in first dc, *ch5, 1sc in next ch 3 loop, rep from * across, ending with last sc in last dc. Drop color A, draw color B through loop, turn.
  • Row 4: Color B: Ch6 (counts as dc, ch3), 1sc in next ch5 loop, *ch3, 5dc in next ch5 loop, ch3, 1sc in next ch5 loop, rep from * across to last ch5 loop, ch3, 1dcin last sc. Pull up long loop and drop color B. Do not turn.
  • Row 5: at opposite end, Draw A through 3rd ch, ch1, 1sc in same ch, skip next ch 3 loop, *ch5, 1sc in last dc.Drop A, draw B through loop, turn.
  • Repeat rows 2-5 until you have reached your desired length.

Stitch Pattern Swatch Photos


Example of the Cotton Candy Stitch. (Reversible)
Example of the Cotton Candy Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

Stitch Pattern Characteristics


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1 thoughts on “The Cotton Candy Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #182

  1. Lilita says:

    wow! This is an easy and beautiful crochet stitch. I just finished a shrug with another one of your stitches and I believe this will be nice to make in my favorite colors!

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