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Crochet Stitch Tutorial: the Trinity Stitch

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We are on week #3 of our celebration of National Crochet Month! If you haven’t been following along, each Friday this month I will be sharing a new crochet stitch tutorial with you here on the blog. What better way to celebrate a month of crochet than to advance our skills a little by learning new stitches!

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You can find the previous weeks stitches below

Week #1: Offset V Stitch

Week #2: Back and Front Loop Half Double Crochet

Today’s new crochet stitch is the Trinity Stitch. I love how it looks like little stars! This crochet stitch is made up of clusters of single crochets that start in the same stitch the previous stitch ended. (much like the mixed cluster stitch I used on this ear warmer).

Trinity Crochet Stitch Tutorial | The Unraveled Mitten

In this sample I used a worsted weight yarn (Bernat super value) and a 6mm hook. It created a fabric that was pretty dense. Which makes it a great option for homewares and bags! If you are working with worsted weight yarn and want a looser weave for a hat, scarf or blanket I would recommend using a 6.5 or even and 8mm hook.

Abbreviations

Ch(s): chain(s)

Sc: single crochet

Sc3tog: single crochet 3 together (see explanation below)

St(s): stitch(es)

Sp(s): space(s)

How to make a Sc3tog: (Insert hook into st indicated, yo (yarnover), pull up loop) repeat 2 more times in next 2 sts/chs. Yo, pull through all 4 loops on hook.

Trinity Crochet stitch Instructions

trinity stitch after row 1

Row 1: Ch a multiple of 2 (I chained 28 in my sample). Sc in 2nd ch from hook. Sc3tog starting in the same ch as the previous st and then continuing in the next 2 chs, ch 1. *Sc3tog starting in the same ch as last leg of previous sc3tog and then continuing in the next 2 chs, ch 1. Repeat from * across. Sc in same ch as last leg of the previous sc3tog. Turn.

trinity crochet stitch after row 2

Row 2: Ch 1, sc in same st as ch1. Sc3tog starting in same st as previous sc and then continuing in the top of the next sc3tog and ch 1 sp. Ch 1. *Sc3tog starting in the same st last leg of previous sc3tog and then continuing in the top of the next sc3tog and ch 1 sp, ch 1. Repeat from * across. Sc in same st as last leg of previous sc3tog

Repeat row 2 until piece is desired size.

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3 comments

  1. Jo Ann Breslin says:

    I absolutely love your crochet stitches, you certainly have a wonderful talent, your
    Stitches are so even and neat. I love your choices in colors they are so bright
    and colorful, Thank you so much for sharing with all of us. I am with Carol Marks
    and I am 71 years of age.

    Jo Ann Breslin

  2. Linda says:

    I love the way you explain everything so clear. I will be using your stitches a lot. I keep my family and friends in dish cloths and pot holders.Thank you so much for sharing with everyone. At 73 Art has come to visit me and won’t go away so I use my crocheting to keep my hand going.

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