Crochet Pattern: Woven BeltBy Amy Lynn Yarbrough – 3 Comments
|There are times when long shirts or straight dresses really beg a belt to break up the continuity and give you some waist. This belt is a perfect choice! The stitch alternates between the front and back post stitch which gives it a retro woven look. Also, the drape is just right to make it firm enough for a belt as well as allow it to double as a scarf. Be sure to give it a try. And don’t forget to tell me what you think!|
Chunky Weight Yarn (approximately 150 yards)
Crochet Hook H (5.00 mm)
6 sc = 2’’
3 rows = 1’’
Gauge Swatch: 2’’w x 1’’h (5 cm x 2.5 cm) ch 7.
Row 1: sc in second ch from hook and in each ch across: 6 sc
Row 2 – 3: ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across: 6 sc
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Crochet Pattern: Woven Belt
Row 1: ch 191, sc in second ch from hook and in each ch across: 190 sc
Row 2: ch 3 (counts as 1 dc now and throughout), turn, skip first st, *fpdc in next st, bpdc in next st, repeat from * across until 1 st remains, fpdc in last st: 190 dc
Row 3: ch 3, turn, skip first st, *bpdc in next st, fpdc in next st, repeat from * across, dc in top of beginning ch-3: 190 dc
Repeat rows 2 – 3, 1 more time or until the belt is as wide as desired.
With contrasting color, single crochet evenly around entire piece. Please see tutorial: Crochet Finish Technique: “Crochet Evenly Around”
If you have any problems feel free to ask in the comments below. I’ll get back to you as soon as possible!
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