The Little Bows Edging Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #86

Stitch Description

The Little Bows Edging is made up of two rows of tiny bows. It would be a great choice for adding detail to any edge, girls clothing and pillows!

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Materials Used

Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

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Susan Bates Silvalume Crochet Hooks

These hooks have the broadest size range within the Susan Bates family of hooks. Made of lightweight aluminum; each Silvalume hook undergoes a special anodizing process, which etches away all surface impurities. In addition, each hook is heat treated for strength and durability and polished for a velvety smooth finish. Each size is color coded so you can find the size you need at a glance. The famous Susan Bates in-line head helps reduce wrist motion for fatigue-free crocheting and helps you maintain a more consistent gauge.

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Chain Stitch
Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Chain 12

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Chain 12

  • Row 1: 4 dc in 4th ch from hook, ch 3, skip next 3 ch, 4 dc in next ch (4-dc group made), ch 3, skip 3 ch, 1 dc in last ch, turn.
  • Row 2: Ch 6 (counts as dc, ch 3), skip next 3-ch space, 4 dc in first dc of next 4-dc group, ch 3, skip next ch-3 space, 4 dc in first of next 4-dc of group, turn.
  • Row 3: Ch 3, 4 dc in first dc of first group, ch 3, skip next 3-ch space, 4 dc in first dc of next group, ch 3, 1 dc in 3rd ch of turning ch-6, turn.
  • Repeat rows 2 – 3 until you have reached your desired length.

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