The Star :: Crochet Stitch #155

Stitch Description

This crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the star. This stitch creates a star pattern. The star would be great for afghans, blankets and pillows!

Video Tutorial


Chain Stitch
Single Crochet
Double Crochet
Triple Crochet
sl st
Slip Stitch
Half Double Crochet

Stitch Details

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Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain:Chain 2

  • Round 1: 5sc in and ch from hook, join with Sl st to first sc.
  • Round 2: ch 1, 3 sc in each sc, join with Sl st to first sc (15 sc).
  • Round 3: ch 1, 1 sc in first sc, *ch 6, Sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next ch, hdc in next ch, dc in next ch, tr in next ch, tr in the base of the sc at bottom of ch 6, skip next 2 sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around, omitting last sc, join with a Sl st to beg sc, end off.

Swatch Photos

Example of a Crocheted Star. (Reversible)

Example of a Crocheted Star. Reversible (Click for Larger Image)

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