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Diagonal Cluster Lace Free Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Diagonal Cluster Lace Crochet Stitch. Perfect for a Towel, Skirting of Lace Top, Throw, Afghan, Scarf, Shawl, Baby Blanket, Curtain Insert and more! Now available with a printable Pattern Card. Take a gorgeous lace stitch pattern and make your own DIY crochet project! Part of the CrochetKim Crochet Stitch Library.

Diagonal Cluster Lace CrochetKim Free Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Stitch Multiple

Chain any multiple of 8 and then add 15

Difficulty Level: Easy

Special Stitches

Cluster: Yo, insert hook in stitch indicated, yo, pull lp through, yo, pull through 2 lps on hook, *yo, insert hook in same stitch, yo, pull lp through, yo, pull through 2 lps on hook, rep from * once more, yo, pull through 4 lps on hook.

Notes

In the first row, there are times when you work many stitches into a single chain. This stretches the chain, making it easy to miss the next chain, resulting in mistakes. Use care to watch for that stretched chain.

Crochet Pattern Instructions

Row 1: Sk 6 ch, cluster (see Special Stitches above) in next ch, *sk 3 ch, dc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, sc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, [dc, ch 3, cluster] in next ch, rep from * to last 8 ch, sk 3 ch, dc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, sc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, dc in last ch, turn.

Row 2: Ch 6, cluster in same dc, *dc in next dc, ch 2, sc in ch-3 sp, ch 2, [dc, ch 3, cluster] in next dc, rep from * to last dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, sc in sp of ch-6 beginning ch, ch 2, dc in sp of same ch-6 beginning ch, turn.

Rep row 2 throughout.

Sample

Made in Stylecraft Special DK, color Saffron, crochet hook size H-8 (5mm).

Suggested Uses

Towel, Skirting of Lace Top, Throw, Afghan, Scarf, Shawl, Baby Blanket, Curtain Insert

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Diagonal Cluster Lace Crochet Stitch Tutorial

CrochetKim.com: Learn the Diagonal Cluster crochet lace stitch




Author: Kim Guzman

Stitch Multiple

  • Chain any multiple of 8 and then add 15

Materials

  • Intended to work with any size yarn or thread. Adjust hook size as necessary for your desired project and preferences.




Instructions

Special Stitches

  • Cluster: Yo, insert hook in stitch indicated, yo, pull lp through, yo, pull through 2 lps on hook, *yo, insert hook in same stitch, yo, pull lp through, yo, pull through 2 lps on hook, rep from * once more, yo, pull through 4 lps on hook.



Begin

  • Row 1: Sk 6 ch, cluster (see Special Stitches above) in next ch, *sk 3 ch, dc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, sc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, [dc, ch 3, cluster] in next ch, rep from * to last 8 ch, sk 3 ch, dc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, sc in next ch, ch 2, sk 1 ch, dc in last ch, turn.



  • Row 2: Ch 6, cluster in same dc, *dc in next dc, ch 2, sc in ch-3 sp, ch 2, [dc, ch 3, cluster] in next dc, rep from * to last dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, sc in sp of ch-6 beginning ch, ch 2, dc in sp of same ch-6 beginning ch, turn.



  • Rep row 2 throughout.



Pattern Notes

In the first row, there are times when you work many stitches into a single chain. This stretches the chain, making it easy to miss the next chain, resulting in mistakes. Use care to watch for that stretched chain.
Difficulty Level: Easy
Sample
Made in Stylecraft Special DK, color Saffron, crochet hook size H-8 (5mm).
Suggested Uses
Towel, Skirting of Lace Top, Throw, Afghan, Scarf, Shawl, Baby Blanket, Curtain Insert
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