Puffs and Slip Stitches – Crochet Stitch Tutorial

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You’re going to love the Puffs and Slip Stitches crochet stitch tutorial. 

This stitch is such an easy stitch & offers lots of texture. 

I’ve used it on a couple of my garment designs, but I can’t wait to use it on other projects such as shawls, other accessories & interior design

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Stitches You Will Need


HALF DOUBLE CROCHET 3X PUFF STITCH (puff): 

Written description:

In the next stitch, *yo, pull up a loop*, repeat from *to* 2 more times, you have 7 loops on the hook. Yo, pull through all.

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PUFFS AND SLIP STITCHES – WRITTEN CROCHET STITCH TUTORIAL:


Ch an uneven number of stitches. 

Row 1: Hdc 1 in 4th ch from hook, hdc 1 in each st across. 

Row 2: Ch 1 (counts as 1st st), *puff 1 in next st, sl st 1 in next st*, repeat from *to* until end of row. 

Row 3: Hdc 1 directly in 1st st (counts as 1st st), hdc 1 in each st from prev row, turn. 

Repeat rows 2 and 3 until project is desired. size. 

PUFFS AND SLIP STITCHES – PHOTO CROCHET STITCH TUTORIAL:


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Ch an uneven number of stitches.  Row 1: Hdc 1 in 4th ch from hook, hdc 1 in each st across. 
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Ch 1.
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Yarn over and pull up a loop from next stitch.
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Yarn over and pull up a loop from same stitch.
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Yarn over and pull up a loop from same stitch.
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Yarn over and pull through all loops on hook.
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Slip stitch in next stitch.
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Puff & slip stitch row finished. Shown from the wrong side.
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Puff & slip stitch row finished. Shown from the right side.
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After crocheting half double crochet stitches across.

CROCHET PATTERNS USING THE PUFFS AND SLIP STITCHES CROCHET STITCH:


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Janne Kleivset

Janne Kleivset

Founder, Crochet Pattern Designer & Owner of Joy of Motion Crochet.

Janne has helped millions of crocheters find their next crochet project with more than 250 free crochet patterns and 110 crochet tutorials on her blog.

With more than two decades of crochet experience, and crochet designing since 2011, she's been featured on multiple prominent sites such as Lion Brand Yarn, in crochet magazines and the OML "Make" book.

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