Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Alternating Puff Stitch Square


Alternative Puff Stitch Square Crochet pattern


This crocheted puff stitch is done a little bit different than the original puff stitch. That's why it's called Alternative. There is no chain 1 after the Puff stitch is done.

PUFF STITCH INSTRUCTIONS:
How to do this Puff St: [YO, insert hook into next st, YO and pull through (and bring it even with the other sts on your hook) ]3 times…YO and pull through all 7 loops.

Puff Stitch Video can be found at https://youtu.be/xAk8Qr-n_Hk


Materials Used:
Yarn - Bernat Worsted Blue
Hook Size H/8/5.00mm

Finished Size: 7 ½ x 7 ½ inch Square

Abbreviations:
*  :Repeat the directions between them
SC - Single Crochet
Ch - Chain

Gauge: 3.46 sts per 1 inch / 3.75 rows per 1 inch

Pattern
Multiple of 4 + 2
Chain 26

 Row 1: SC in second chain from hook and in each chain across (25 SC)

Row 2: Ch 1, turn, 1 SC in each of the first 4 stitches * 1 Puff St in next stitch, 1 SC in each of the next 3 stitches*
Repeat * to * up to the last stitch, SC in the last stitch

Row 3: Ch 1, turn, 1 Sc in each stitch across the row

Row 4: Ch 1, turn, 1 SC in each of the first 2 stitches, Work 1 Puff st in the next stitch, *1 SC in each of the next 3 stitches, Work 1 Puff st in the next stitch*      Repeat from * to * up to the last 2 stitches and do 1 SC in each of the last 2 sts.

Row 5: Ch 1, turn, 1 Sc in each stitch across the row

Repeat rows 2-5 for pattern

1 comment:

  1. I Love this stitch! Thanks for the pattern! :)

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