The Simple Scallop Edging :: Crochet Stitch #103

Stitch Description

The Simple Scallop Edging Stitch creates a very simple edging. It would add a great choice for a finishing touch to projects like tops, bags, and afghans.

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Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 2

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiple of 4

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain: Chain a multiple of 4

  • Prep: 1 dc in 6th ch from hook, *ch 1, skip next ch, 1 dc in next ch; rep from * across, turn.
  • Row 1: Ch 1, 1 sc in first dc, * ch 5, skip next dc, 1 sc in next dc, rep from * across to within last dc, ch 5, skip next c, skip next ch, 1 sc in next ch, turn.
  • Row 2: Ch 1, 1 sc in first sc, * 7 sc in each ch-5 loop across, 1 sc in the last sc, end off.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Simple Scallop Edging

Example of the Simple Scallop Edging

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