19 Feb Bobble Crochet Stitch
The bobble stitch makes any pattern soft and fluffy.
STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES USED
With about 15 cm of yarn, make a loop. Insert your hook through the center of the loop, draw the end of the yarn through the loop, and pull on the tail to tighten.
CHAIN (abbrev. ch)
YO and pull through loop on hook.
SINGLE CROCHET (abbrev. sc)
Insert hook in stitch, YO and pull through the stitch (2 loops on hook), YO and pull through both loops on hook at once.
DOUBLE CROCHET (abbrev. dc)
YO, insert hook into the stitch, YO and pull the yarn through the stitch (3 loops on your hook), YO and pull through the first 2 loops on the hook in one go (2 loops remain on the hook), YO again and pull through the remaining 2 loops on the hook.
BOBBLE STITCH (abbrev. bo)
A bobble is a number of stitches, half finished and all worked into the same st. Work each stitch until the last step, omitting this final step. Once the desired number of half finished sts have been completed, YO and then pull through all loops on the hook in one go to complete the bobble.
- bo = bobble stitch
- ch = chain
- dc = double crochet
- lp (s) = loop (s)
- sc = single crochet
- st (s) = stitch (es)
- pto = punto (s)
- YO = yarn over
- Row … = At the beginning of each pattern line, you’ll find“Row” + a number to indicate which “row”.
- […]= When part of the instructions repeat throughout the “row”, it ́ll be placed between brackets.
- Example: Row 01. (3sc) in the same stitch, [2sc, sc-inc] x 2. (11 sts)
Crochet a fundation chain with an even number of stitches + 1 turning chain.
Row 01. Starting in the 2nd back bump of the ch from hook,
sc in each back bump to end, turn.
Row 02. ch, sc in firts st,
5 double crochet half finished in the same stitch,
YO and then pull through all loops on hook in one go to complete the bobble,
sc in the next stitch,
[bo, sc] to end, turn.
Row 03. ch, sc in each st to end, turn.
Row 04. sc in the next 2 sts,
bo in the next stitch,
sc in the next stitch, [bo, sc] t to end, turn.
Row 05. ch, sc in each st to end, turn.
Repeat rows 02 to 05.
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