How to Make Crochet Picot Stitch

Blossom Lady
Jun 10, 2023 03:56 PM
How to Make Crochet Picot Stitch

Get ready to add a touch of elegance and charm to your crochet projects with the delightful Picot Stitch! The Picot Stitch is a simple yet versatile technique that creates a small, decorative loop along the edge of your work. This beautiful stitch adds a dainty and decorative accent to various crochet pieces, such as edgings, borders, blankets, scarves, and more.

In this tutorial, we will explore the step-by-step instructions for crocheting the Picot Stitch. You will learn how to create the picot loop by making a chain of a few stitches and then attaching it back to the work. This creates a lovely little loop that can be used as a decorative element or to create a functional detail, such as buttonholes or laces.

The Picot Stitch offers endless possibilities for enhancing your crochet projects. Whether you prefer a delicate and feminine touch or a playful and whimsical flair, this stitch allows you to personalize your creations and make them truly unique.

Join us on this crochet journey as we dive into the world of the Picot Stitch. We will guide you through the techniques and provide helpful tips to ensure your success. You'll be amazed at how such a simple stitch can make a big difference in the overall look and feel of your crochet pieces.

So, grab your crochet hook, choose your favorite yarn, and let's get started on mastering the art of the Picot Stitch. Get ready to elevate your crochet projects to a new level of beauty and charm. With the Picot Stitch in your repertoire, you'll have the power to add that extra special touch that makes your creations stand out from the crowd.


Techniques used in this pattern (British term / American term):

Chain Stitch – ch

Double crochet / Single crochet – dc/sc

Half treble / half double crochet – htr/hdc

Font post treble / font post double crochet – FPtr/dc Stitch – st

Post stitch - Pst

Foundation Chain: Multiples of 2 + 4

Row 1: Skip 1ch and make 1dc/sc in next, * 1dc/sc in next ch, 4ch, 1dc/sc in first ch, skip 1ch; rep from *, make 1c/sc in each of next 2chs, turn.

Row 2: Make 2ch and skip first st, * 1PFtr/dc over next dc/sc below, 1ch; rep from *, 1PFtr/dc over next dc/sc below, 1htr/hdc in last dc/sc, turn.

Row 3: Make 1ch and 1dc/sc in htr/hdc below, * 1dc/sc in next Pst, 4ch, 1dc/sc in first ch; rep from*, 1dc/sc in next Pst, 1dc/sc in second ch, turn.

Repeat rows 2 – 3 until you have reached your desired length.


Colors and rows: * 1 - white; 2 & 3 – light pink; 4 & 5 – white; 6 & 7 – pink; 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 & 13 – white; 14 & 15 – light green; 16 & 17 – white; 18 & 19 – green; 20, 21, 22, 23 & 24 - white *.

How to Make Crochet Picot Stitch
How to Make Crochet Picot Stitch
How to Make Crochet Picot Stitch
How to Make Crochet Picot Stitch
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Jun 12, 2023 07:35 AM

Looking forward