The Crochet Primrose Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #37

Stitch Description

The Primrose Stitch is a dense yet feminine stitch. It would work well for bags, sweaters, or hats.

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Abbreviations

ch
Chain Stitch
sc
Single Crochet
hdc
Half Double Crochet
dc
Double Crochet


Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 3 + 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 3 + 2

  • Prep Row: Work [1 sc, ch 2, 1 sc] in 3rd ch from hook, *skip next 2 cha, [1 sc,ch 2, 1 sc] in next ch, rep from * across, ending with 1 hdc in last ch, turn.
  • Row 1: Ch 3, *3 dc in next ch-2 space (shell made), rep from * across, ending with 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn.
  • Row 2: Ch 2 (counts as first hdc), * [1 sc, ch 2, 1 sc] in 2nd dc of next shell, rep from * across, ending with 1 hdc in top of turning ch, turn.

Repeat rows 1-2 until you have reached your desired length.

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