How to Crochet the Fifth wheel ~ Irish Crochet tutorial.
Using 1.75 mm steel hook; 20 dc over triple cord foundation. 1 sl st in 1st dc.
This pattern uses English stitch abbreviation
- *Over a single cord foundation crochet: 1 dc + 1 htr + 3 tr + 1 htr + 1 dc, (1 dc over the cord foundation on the 4th dc of the ring) x 5.
- *Over a single cord foundation crochet 1 dc on the 2nd of the 3 empty dc stitches of the ring and behind the little leaves of the 1st row, 17 dc over a single cord*, repeat between ** 5 times, end with 1 sl st in the 1st dc on the ring, 4 sl st on the first 4 dc of the first 17 chain scallop.
- *Ch 4 (at the repeats make 1 tr instead of ch 3), (1 tr + 1 ch)x 9, sk 7 dc*, repeat between ** 5 times, 1 sl st in 3rd ch, ch 1.
- *in each tr and ch sp crochet: 4 dc + 1 picot + 4 dc + 1 picot + 4 dc + 1 picot + 4 dc + 1 picot *, repeat between ** all around, finish with a sl st in first dc. Fasten off.