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How to Crochet: The Silt Stitch

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The Silt Crochet Stitch

  • Size: 6"x6"
  • Gauge: 4x4 in DC = 11sts x 8 rows
  • Yarn: 22g of DGY worsted weight recycled silk
  • Crochet Hook Size: 4.5mm


  • CH - Chain
  • DC - Double Crochet
  • SC - Single Crochet
  • SK - Skip a Stitch
  • TC: Turning Chain


CH 27
Row 1: Working into the 4th CH from hook, DC. DC in each stitch across. Turn.
Row 2: CH1 (counts as 1 SC), 2DC in same stitch, sk 2, *[SC, 2 DC] in same stitch sk 2. Repeat from * across until 3 sts remain. SC into last stitch. Turn.
Row 3: CH 3, sk 1, DC in each across. ​
Rows 4-14: Repeat Rows 2-3.