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Crochet Cuffs Round The Post

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A simple to use technique to finish off sleeves, collars and hats with a stretchy rib style cuff. You can change the length to suit your preference and it can be worked in the same colour or a contrasting shade for a high impact.


There's a video tutorial and instructions are in both UK and US terms.





Abbreviations - UK Terms

ch chain

dc double crochet

htr half treble crochet

rep repeat

slst slip stitch

st(s) stitch(es)

htrfp treble crochet around the front post



Instructions

Round 1: ch 1, dc in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain

Round 2: ch2, htc in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain

Round 3: ch2, htrfp in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain


Repeat Round 3 until the cuff is your preferred length.


Final Round: ch1, dc in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain


Abbreviations - US Terms

ch chain

sc single crochet

hdc half double crochet

rep repeat

slst slip stitch

st(s) stitch(es)

hdcfp double crochet around the front post



Instructions

Round 1: ch 1, sc in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain

Round 2: ch2, hdc in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain

Round 3: ch2, hdcfp in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain


Repeat Round 3 until the cuff is your preferred length.


Final Round: ch1, sc in each st around, slst into the top of the turning chain



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