How to Work the Picot Trellis Stitch


This easy crochet pattern is great for lacy edges and summery scarves.

Make a chain in multiples of 5 plus 1, and then add 1 ch for turning (Try 32 ch.)

Row 1 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, *ch 5, skip next 4 ch; rep from * to end with 1 sc in last ch, turn.

Row 2 *Ch 5, picot (1 sc, ch 3, 1 sc) in 3rd ch of next 5 ch; rep from * until last 2 ch and sc, ch 2, 1 dc in last sc, skip turning ch, turn.

Row 3 Ch 1, 1 sc in st at base of ch, *ch 5, skip picot, (1 sc, ch 3, 1 sc) in 3rd ch of next 5 ch; rep from * until last picot and 5 ch, skip picot and work 1 sc into the 5-ch sp, turn.

Rep rows 2 and 3 for pattern.

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