The might just be the best kept secret in your arsenal. It’s easy. It’s fun. It’s fast. And most of all it is so beautiful!
If you’re wondering what is best for a or you’re looking for the prettiest , the might just be the for you! It forms a beautiful scalloped border all on it’s own. So there is no need to work a border around the finished piece! Just the desired size and stop when you’re done!
A dishcloth would also be another cute borderless project (my fave). Or you could even go big and a full size in the tulip . This beautiful is sure to be your next favorite go to .
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Tulip Stitch Crochet Tutorial
The is really a matter of using very but it’s where and how you place them in each that produces the beautiful result.
Tulip Stitch Crochet
Here is what you will need:
- Any size hook. I used a US G6/4 mm crochet hook (Did you know you can purchase my go-to hooks on Amazon?)
- A yarn weight that works with your hook size. I used DK weight yarn.
- tapestry needle and scissors
Remember, you can make your swatch with any size hook and yarn weight. Read all about How to Swatch Here.
Resources and tutorials you may find helpful in following this pattern: Crochet Abbreviations, US to UK Crochet Conversion Chart. Find links to stitches on the “Tutorial” menu: Getting Started will show basic stitches used in many patterns and Crochet Stitch Dictionary shows our growing collection of crochet stitch tutorials.
How to Crochet the Tulip Stitch
Multiple of 4 (for information on what this means, please read How to Swatch)
Ch 32 (or to desired length)
R1: dc in 3rd ch from hook, ch 2, sc in next ch, *skip 2 ch, 2dc in next ch, ch 2, sc in next ch. Repeat from * across row, turn.
R2: ch 2, skip 1st stitch. (2dc, ch 2, sc) in ch-2 space. *skip 3 stitches (2dc, ch 2, sc) in ch-2 space. Repeat from * across row, turn.
Repeat row 2 to desired length.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
Step by Step
Into the designated , work:
Then chain 2
In the same work a .
Then simply across the .
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