Mixed Stitch CAL – Week 3

Week 3
Rows 21-30

Welcome back to the Mixed Stitch Blanket Crochet Along!

Week 1 (rows 1 – 10) can be found HERE.
Week 2 (rows 11 – 20) can be found HERE.

Welcome back to the Mixed Stitch Blanket CAL by Couch Surfer Crochet! I hope you are having fun so far!

This week introduces the “Puff Stitch.” Video instruction for the Puff Stitch can be found HERE.

If you prefer to read a chart, they can be found HERE.

Row 21:    ch 3, dc in all st to end of row, turn

Row 22:   repeat row 21

Row 23:   ch 2, hdc in all st to end of row, turn

Row 24:   ch 3, *sk 1 st, puff stitch, ch 1, repeat from * to end of row, end row with 1 dc in last st

                   PUFF STITCH (yarn over and draw up a loop) 3 times in same stitch or space. Yarn over and draw through all loops on hook.

Row 25:   ch 2, hdc in all st to end of row, turn

Row 26:   ch 3, *sk 1 st, puff stitch, ch 1, repeat from * to end of row, end row with 1 dc in last st

                   PUFF STITCH (yarn over and draw up a loop) 3 times in same stitch or space. Yarn over and draw through all loops on hook.

puff stitch detail

Row 27:   ch 2, hdc in all st to end of row, turn

Row 28:   ch 3, dc in all st to end of row, turn

Row 29:   repeat row 28

Row 30:   ch 2, hdc in all st to end of row, turn

That finishes the first 3 weeks! Week 4 will be available on May 22nd!

Rows 1 – 30 completed

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Now on to Week 4!

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2 thoughts on “Mixed Stitch CAL – Week 3”

  1. I am really struggling with this blanket I am losing stitches like crazy and it is buckling. I think my original count was I think 217, I was good ti I had to do the Treble Crochet. I have 117 now, how can I be missing half the stitches?

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