Bridal Crochet Pattern

Crochet Patterns

McCall's Crochet Bridal Garter

Size: Laid flat, 19-1/2 inch long.

Materials:

  • DMC Cebelia crochet cotton, size 20 (50-gm./380-m. ball): one ball blanc
  • Size 10 (1.15mm) steel crochet hook, or size needed to obtain gauge
  • One yard of 3/8-inch satin ribbon
  • Stitches Used: Chain stitch, slip stitch, single crochet, double crochet, and the following variations:
    Cl (Cluster): Holding last lp on hook for each dc, work 3 dc in next st, yo and draw through all lps on hook.
    Picot: Ch4, sl st in 4th ch from hook.

    Gauge: In Row 2, 6 dc = 1/2 inch.

    INSTRUCTIONS:
    Beginning with wrong side, ch to 20 inches or desired length.
    Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook; * ch 5, sk 5 chs, dc in next ch; rep from * across; turn.
    Row 2: Ch 3, dc in each st across; turn.
    Row 3: Ch 5, sl st in same st, * sl st in next dc, ch 5, sl st in same dc; rep from * across; turn.
    Row 4: Ch 1, sl st, sc in ch-5 sp, * ch 5, sl st in next ch-5 sp*; rep from * across; turn.
    Row 5: Ch 1, sl st, sc in ch-5 sp, * ch 5, work cl in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sl st in next ch-5 sp; rep from * across,; turn.
    Row 6: Ch 1, sl st in ch-5 sp, * ch 1, picot, ch 1, sl st in next ch-5 sp; rep from * across. Fasten off.
    Working along top edge of garter:
    Row 1: With right side facing, attach thread at end, ch 3; dc in each st across; ch 1, turn.
    Row 2: * Ch 1, picot, sk 1 dc, sl st in next dc; rep from * across. Fasten off.
    Finishing: Thread ribbon through long sps of Row 1. Trim ends.

     

    Beaded Version: String 225 rochaille beads on your thread before you start and then replace Row 6 with this: Ch1, sl st, *sc in ch-5 sp, ch3, place bead, ch3, sl st in next loop, rep from * across. Fasten off.

    Enjoy!