How toCrochet The Simple shell stitch
14 steps
What you’ll need
Yarn
Crochet hook
Simple shell stitch
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Using a size 4 yarn with a 6 mm J crochet hook
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Start with a chain (multiple of 3, plus 2) my sample swatch is 14 chains to start
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Single crochet in 2nd chain from hook
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Chain 3, skip 2, single crochet in the next. Repeat these steps until the end of your chain
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Showing result of first row.
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Chain 3, turn work. Double crochet in first stitch. Single crochet around chain 3 from previous row
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Place 3 double Crochets in next stitch.
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Single crochet around chain 3. 3 double crochets in next st. Repeat these steps until last stitch
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Last stitch will get 2 double crochets.
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Row 3- chain 1 turn. Single crochet first stitch. Chain 3 single crochet in middle double crochet
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Chain 3, single crochet in middle of the double crochet cluster
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Single crochet in the top of the chain 3 from previous row.
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You did it! Just repeat rows 2-3.
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