How to Crochet Solomons Grid

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How to Crochet Solomons Grid ~ A Crochet Stitch Guide

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Solomon’s Grid

Crochet stitches used:

Chain (ch)

Single Crochet (sc)

Double Crochet (dc)

Solomon’s Knot (SK): Draw up a loop on the hook about 1/2 inch (12 mm), ch 1, insert hook in loop and sc in the loop to close the stitch. Learn more about Solomon’s knot here.

Other crochet abbreviations:

Foundation Row (FR)

Skip (sk)

Crochet Solomon’s Grid Stitch Tutorial

This pattern uses US stitch abbreviation. 

Little Fans crochet stitch needs an odd number of sts. For foundation ch, chain a multiple of 4 ch + 3, in this example chain 15.

FR. Ch 15, 1 SK, sk 6 ch, 1 dc in next ch, *1 SK, sk 3 ch, 1 dc in next ch*, repeat between ** to end, turn.

Row 1. Ch 3, sk 1 dc, *1 SK, sk 1 dc, 1 dc in dc*, repeat between ** to end, ending with 1 dc in 6 ch.

Repeat row 1, ending 1 dc in 3 ch.

Christening dress using Solomon’s Knot Crochet Stitch

Click on image to learn more about Solomon’s Knot Crochet Stitch.

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How to Crochet Solomons knot

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Solomon’s Knot Crochet Tutorial

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Solomon’s Knot crochet stitch is also known as Lover’s knot and Knot stitch. Stitch diagram below found on AnniesCatalog website. Click on picture to go to website.

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Solomon’s knot is made using ESK (Edge Solomon’s Knot) and MSK (Main Solomon’s Knot).

Lengthen loop as required, *yo and draw through loop on hook, keeping the single back strand of long chain separate from the 2 front strands, insert hook under single back thread, yo and draw loop through, yo and draw through both loops*, repeat between ** as required.
ESK (Edge Solomon’s Knot) These form the base chain and edges of your pattern. Lengthen loop 2/3 the length of MSK’s (ca 2.5 cm) and work as for Solomon’s Knot.
MSK (Main Solomon’s Knot) These form the main fabric. Lengthen loop 1.5 x the length of ESK  (ca 3 cm long) and work as for Solomon’s Knot.

Crochet Pattern using Solomon’s knot.

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The dress above is made using Solomon’s knot stitches. As you can see this dress has a very lacy look and will be perfect as a christening dress.

Watch video how to crochet with Solomon’s knot.

How to Crochet Solomon’s Grid

Click on image to get pattern for the Solomon’s Grid

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Solomon’s Grid

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