Stitch

Tr (triple crochet) Yo 2 times, insert hook in designated st, yo, pull thru Ip, (yo, pull thru 2 Ips) 3 times, dtr (double triple crochet) Yo 3 times, insert hook in designated st. yo, pull thru Ip, (yo, pull thru 2 Ips) 4 times trtr (triple treble crochet) Yo 4 times, insert hook in designated st, yo, pull thru Ip, (yo, pull thru 2 Ips) 5 times. Ssc (spiked single crochet) Insert hook all the way around the st in the previous row or round and in st just beneath it, yo, pull thru Ip, yo, pull...

A

Back Sides for Soft Squares and Octagons x- Option A Make a second piece exactly like the first. Option B Work as for any base (see above) until the back piece is the same size as the front piece. Option C (shortcut) Using quadruple strands of sewing thread or double strands of top-stitching thread and a size pletely into each others' shapes Tighten the strand more if needed. When fringe is complete (or if you need to add thread), secure the thread between strands with knots inside or at the...

Amule

This amulet bag with its snowflake motif makes a good first project for new Overlay crocheters. Get used to using doubled sewing thread and a slender hook while practicing a few of the less complex overlaid All-purpose sewing or top stitching thread - 1 spool each of dark purple (A), medium purple (B), light purple (C), hot pink (D), Size 11 seed beads 10g light purple (Q, 10g medium purple (D), 20g dark violet (E) Seven - (3-4mm) hot pink (D) beads for fringe Twenty six - 40 (6-10mm) beads for...

Come

Overlay crochet came into existence very gradually over the course of the last twenty years. Technically speaking, it is rooted deeply in cable and Aran crochet. Aesthetically speaking, it owes its existence to a number of visual miracles that have always left me in utter awe the jewel-toned radiance of stained glass windows the detailed intricacies of Buddhist sand mandalas the exquisite, repetitive symmetry of Islamic mosaics and tiles and the refracted glories one glimpses through a...

Ionory

Trtr3tog double triple crochet 2 together Yo 4 times, insert hook in designated st, yo, pull thru Ip, yo, pull thru 2 Ips 4 times, rep from twice, ending with yo, pull thru all 4 Ips on hook. FPsc front post single crochet Insert hook from front to back around the post of designated stitch, yo, pull through Ip, yo, pull thru both Ips on hook FPdc front post double crochet Yo, insert hook from front to back around the post of designated stitch, yo, pull through Ip, yo, pull thru both Ips on hook...