Berry picking season is quickly drawing to an end here, as nowadays there is definitely a distinct chill in the brisk evening air.Being a lover of all things berry related, it was only a matter of time before I was scouring the internet in search of a an adorable berry-licious stitch to learn.
You probably know by now, that any excuse I get to try my hand at a new stitch, I go at it like a crazy woman, yarn in one hand and my trusty crochet hook in the other.The result?.. These cute little berry stitches, all crocheted in an uneven pattern to create a truly interesting finished design!
The Uneven Berry Stitch has one of the most adorable and whimsical textures, whilst still remaining a pretty easy crochet stitch to learn, perfect for any crochet newbies to give a go… Just imagine all the berry-licious blankets and cosy scarves you could crochet using this stitch!
You’re never too old to learn something new, so if you’re as dedicated to crochet as I am and equally eager about obtaining some extra crochet knowledge, this helpful video will guide you through all the necessary steps to learn the “The Uneven Berry Stitch” (in an easy to follow speed), as you continue on your ever-growing crochet adventure!
Yarn – Drops Belle Uni Colour
Crochet Hook – 4.50mm (7)
Stitches & Abbreviations
Berry Stitch (berry st) – Yarn over, insert hook into next st, yarn over and pull back through st. Yarn over, pull through 1st loop on hook. Yarn over and insert hook into same st, yarn over and pull back through st. Yarn over, pull through 1st loop on hook. Yarn over, pull through all 5 loops on hook, ch1.
Chain in multiples of 2.
Row 1: Skip 2 ch (counts as 1st sc), 1 sc in 3rd ch from hook. 1 sc in every ch. Turn your work.
Row 2: Ch1 (counts as 1st sl st). *1 berry st in next st. Sl st in next st. Repeat from the * all across, ending with a sl st in turning ch. Turn your work.
Row 3: Ch2 (counts as 1st sc). *Sl st in next berry st. 1 sc in next sl st. Repeat from the * all across, ending with a sc in turning ch. Turn your work.
Row 4: Ch1 (counts as 1st sl st), sl st in next sl st. *1 berry st in next sc. Sl st in next sl st. Repeat from the * all across, ending with a sl st in turning ch. Turn your work.
Row 5: Ch2 (counts as 1st sc), 1 sc in next sl st. *Sl st in next berry st. 1 sc in next sl st. Repeat from the * all across, ending with a sc in turning ch. Turn your work.
Row 2 – 5 until you have reached your desired length.
Is there a specific crochet stitch or interesting technique you’d love to learn? I’m always open to new ideas and inspiration when it comes to sharing crochet with the world!
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Have a lovely day crocheting…