How to crochet in the spiral

Crocheting in the spiral is the technique of working in the round in a continuous manner, without joining the separate rounds with a slip stitch.

Step by step

  1. Rd 1, Ch3 (counts as first dc), 11 dc in 3rd ch from hook. Do not sl st in the 1st st of this rnd. (12 sts)
  2. Rd 2 - 2 dc in every st. (24 sts)
  3. Rnd 3 - *1 dc in next st, 2 dc, in next st. Repeat from * all around. Do not sl st in the 1st st of this round. (36 sts)
  4. Rnd 4 - *1 dc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st. Repeat from * all around. Do not sl st in the 1st st of this rnd. (48 sts)
  5. Rnd 5 crochet 1 dc in each in each of the first 3 sts, and 2 dc, and 2 dc in the following st.
  6. For rnd 6, crochet 1 dc in each of the next 4 sts, and 2 dc in the following st. And so on...

Nice work!

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