How to Crochet a Crazy Shell Stitch
Follow this step by step tutorial to learn how to make a crazy shell stitch. You first begin in a chain with multiples of three, but you'll read that in the tutorial. Don't be fooled by its name, this crochet stitch isn't too crazy, but it's a bit different from the regular shell stitch. You will definitely want to learn this beautiful stitch.
1. Begin with a chain, in multiples of three, plus one extra. For example, 15 plus 1, or 18 plus 1, or 21 plus 1. Make 3 double crochet in the 4th stitch from the hook.
Skip the next 3 stitches, single crochet in the next stitch.
Make 3 double crochet in the same stitch, skip the next 3 stitches, single crochet in the next stitch.
Repeat from * across the row. End with a single crochet.
Chain 3 and turn. Make 3 double crochet in the single crochet of the previous row. (The same stitch as the chain 3 just made.)
Single crochet in the next chain 3 space. (You will find it on the opposite side of the next double crochet cluster of the previous row.)
*Chain 3, make 3 double crochet in the same chain 3 space. Single crochet in the next chain 3 space.
Repeat from * across the row.
3. Repeat the 2nd Row until your achieve the required size of your project.