The Crescent Braid Pattern :: Crochet Stitch #79

Stitch Description

The Crescent Braid Pattern creates an off-set circle pattern specifically for trims. This is a great option for trims on home decor items, sweaters, socks and blankets!

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Chain Stitch
Slip Stitch
Single Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Chain 5, join with a Sl st to form a ring

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Chain 5, join with a Sl st to form a ring

  • Row 1: Ch 1, 6 sc in ring, ch 4, 1 sc in ring.
  • Row 2: [6 sc, ch 4, 1 sc] in next ch-4 space, turn.
  • Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Crescent Braid Pattern

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