How to Crochet the Princess Picot Edge Stitch

How to Crochet the Princess Picot Edge Stitch

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the princess picots stitch. This stitch creates an elegant pattern. The princess picots stitch would be great for afghans, shawls and blankets!

Materials Used in this Tutorial


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A Crochet Hook


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Chain Stitch – Ch
Double Crochet-dc
Single Crochet-sc
Slip Stitch- Sl st

Skill: Intermediate
Foundation Chain:Ch a multiples of 4.

Pattern Instructions

  1. Row 1

    1 dc in 4th ch from hook, *ch 2, skip next 2 ch, 1 dc in each of next 2 ch, rep from * across, turn.

  2. Row 2

    Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch 1), *[1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc] in next ch-2 space (V-st made), ch 1, rep from * across, 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn.

  3. Row 3

    Ch 3 (counts as first dc), *skip next ch-1 space, 3 dc in ch-1 space of next V-st, rep from * across, 1 dc in 3rd ch of turning ch, turn.

  4. Row 4

    Ch 1, 1 sc in first dc, *,[1 sc, 1 dc, ch 4, Sl st in 4th ch from hook (picot made), 1 dc, 1 sc] in center dc of next 3-dc group, rep from * across, 1 sc in top of turning ch, end off.

Repeat rows 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Princess Picot Edge Stitch. (Reversible)

Example of the Princess Picot Edge Stitch. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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