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Crochet Shell Tiers Stitch

Crochet shell tiers stitch – written instructions on how to crochet this nice stitch, there are just 2 rows to the pattern and it is easy to learn.

Hope you can use it to create your own crochet designs.

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crochet shell tiers stitch

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Crochet Shell Tiers Stitch

This stitch can be found in the Leisure Arts 280 Crochet Shell Pattern book.


dc/tr. Double Crochet (Treble Crochet UK)
tch.    Turning Chain

ch3 counts as first dc/tr


shell tiers stitch

I used a worsted weight yarn and 5.00mm hook for this sample.

Make a chain length in multiples of 6 + 2

1st Row – Work (1dc/tr, ch1, 1dc/tr) in 5th ch from hook, * skip 2ch, (1dc/tr, ch1, 1dc/tr) into next ch, * rpt from * to * to last 3ch, skip 2ch, 1dc/tr into last ch. Turn.

2nd Row – ch3, * (2dc/tr, ch1, 2dc/tr) into next ch1 space, ch1, skip next ch1 space, * rpt from * to * to last 2dc/tr, skip 1dc/tr, 1dc/tr in top of 3tch. Turn.

3rd Row – ch3, (1dc/tr, ch1, 1dc/tr) into each ch1 space to end, 1dc/tr in top of 3tch. Turn.

Repeat 2nd & 3rd Rows until you have the amount of rows you need for your project length.

shell tier stitch

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