How to Crochet Turtle Stitch ~ A Crochet Stitch Guide
Crochet stitches used:
Single Crochet (sc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Other crochet abbreviations:
Foundation Row (FR)
Crochet Turtle Stitch Tutorial
This pattern uses US stitch abbreviation.
Turtle stitch needs a multiple of 6 sts + 4, add 1 ch for foundation chain. In this example, chain 25.
FR. Ch 25, 2 dc in 4th ch from hook, sk 2 ch, *1 sc in next ch, sk 2 ch, 5 dc in next ch, sk 2 ch*, repeat between **, end with 1 sc in last ch. Turn.
Row 1. Ch 3, 2 dc in same sc as ch 3, sk 2 dc, *1 sc in next dc (middle dc in 5-dc group), sk 2 dc, 5 dc in sc, sk 2 dc*, repeat between ** to end, ending with 1 sc in ch 3. Turn.
Repeat row 1.