Lockdown Blanket Crochet Along Part 5

Millie FurbyCrochet Patterns

Welcome to Part 5

 

Happy May/ VE Day Bank Holiday!

I’ve just realised that I haven’t got any red, white and blue bunting to put up! Whoops. Never mind. Here is part 5. we are starting with Elizabeth stitch and then going to to star stitch. Huge thanks to everyone who has shared photos with me over at the Facebook page or on Instagram. 

Part 5

Colours used today: Duck Egg, Amber, Teal

Elizabeth Stitch

Row 26: Change to Duck Egg ch 3, *insert your hook into first ch 1 space, pull up a loop, yarn over and back into same space, pull up another loop, yarn over and pull through all four loops on the hook, ch 1; repeat from * across the entire row with the last stitch being worked under the turning chain, turn.

Row 27: ch 3, *insert your hook into first ch 1 space, pull up a loop, yarn over and back into same space, pull up another loop, yarn over and pull through all four loops on the hook, ch 1; repeat from * across the entire row with the last stitch being worked under the turning chain, turn.

Star Stitch 

Here is a link for  a video of star stitch https://newstitchaday.com/how-to-crochet-the-star-stitch/

 

Row 28: Change to Amber Ch 2, pick up loop in front strand of 2nd ch from hook, then pick up a loop in the back strand of same ch, pick up loop in each of next 3 dc, (photo 1) yo and through all 6 loops (photo 2), ch 1, (photo 3) *pick up a loop in eye of last star, pick up loop in back of last loop of star, pick up loop in same dc as last loop of star, pick up a loop in each of next 2 dc, yo and through all 6 loops, ch 1, rep from * across, ending with htr in last dc. Turn

Photo 1      Photo 2 Photo 3

 

Row 29: Ch 1, 1 dc in htr, 1 dc in eye of next star st, 2 dc in eye of each star st across, ending with 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn.

Row 30:  Change to Teal 3ch (counts as 1 tr), 1 tr in every stitch (151 in total)

 

Enjoy the Bank Holiday Weekend – but Stay Safe! 

Next Part released on Monday 11th May 9am.