Crochet Picot No. 29

It is crocheted in a single color but can be crocheted with two or more colors.

It’s made with: chain stitch, simple crochet, half double crochet, double crochet. This looks great on thin thickness thread. It is used in borders, edges and ends of clothing for babies especially.

Realization:

Work a chain base of even stitches

1° r: skip 4 ch and 1 d.c. stung on 5° ch *1 ch, skip 1 ch, 1 d.c. stung on next ch* rep from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 2 d.c. stung on last 2 ch.

2° r: 5 ch, 2 d.c. closed together stung on 1° d.c. *skip 1 ch and 3 d.c. stung on next d.c., ch and d.c.. Skip next ch, 2 d.c. closed together, 5 ch and 2 d.c. closed together stung on next ch* rep from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 1 d.c. stung on last ch.

3° r: 3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on 1° arc of 3 ch *3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on next d.c., 3 ch. Skip 1 d.c. 1 s.c. stung on next d.c., 3 ch. on next arc of 5 ch: 1 s.c, 3 ch, 1 s.c* rep from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 1 s.c, 1 ch and 1 h.d.c stung on on last arc of 3 ch.

4° r: 3 ch *on 2° arc of 3 ch: 2 d.c. closed together, 3 ch, 2 d.c. closed together, 3 ch, 2 d.c. closed together and 1 ch. Skip 1 arc of 3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on next arc of 3 ch, 1 ch* rep from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 1 h.d.c. stung on 2° ch counting from the bottom

5° r: 1 ch, 1 s.c. stung on h.d.c *3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on 1° arc of 3 ch, 3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on 1° arc of 3 ch too, 3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on 2° arc of 3 ch, 3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on 2° arc of 3 ch too, 3 ch, 1 s.c. stung on s.c.* rep from * to * across all the r. and finish it with 1 s.c. stung on 3° ch counting from the bottom.

References:
Rep: Repeat
r.: row
ch.: chain stitch
s.c: simple crochet
h.d.c: half double crochet
d.c: double crochet