Clamshell Stitch by Sandra Paul

Clamshell Stitch

April 2013
both US and UK
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This pattern is available for free.

After admiring quilts made in the clamshell pattern, I wanted to recreate the same effect in crochet and I love how it turned out. It’s a great pattern for big blankets, baby blankets, cushions and lots more besides.

This is a photo tutorial for a stitch pattern only.

For the full blanket pattern featuring this stitch, see Clamshell Blanket

Skill Level:
Some concentration required to keep track of stitch count and some special stitches however clear photos are given.

Pattern Notes:

  • Photo tutorial style instructions for stitch pattern only
  • Video tutorial in US terms

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