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How to Crochet a Shell Stitch
By: M.E. HARRINGTON
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Follow this seven step tutorial to learn how to crochet a shell stitch. You can then use this stitch in any pattern you wish.
- Start with a chain.
- Double crochet in the 3rd stitch from the hook.
- Make 4 more double crochet stitches in the same stitch.
- Skip the next 3 stitches, make 5 double crochet in the next stitch.
- Repeat step 4 across the row.
- At the end of the row, turn, slip stitch in the first 3 stitches, chain 2, make 4 double crochet in the same stitch. Then repeat step 4 across the row.
- Repeat step 6 for each subsequent row of the shell stitch.
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