Saturday, January 11, 2014

How to Crochet Picot Edging Tips

The picot is a length of chain that is joined together with the first chain to create a tiny little circle on the edge of your work. A picot is a decorative loop of thread or yarn worked along the edge of your crochet. Even those pretty spools of ribbon with loops are a picot. Tatting is working with the picot as well. Picot is used with different mediums. When I am working with a thread motif, I have used the picot to join each motif together.


What are ways you work with picot?



 


The edging can be used with crochet around an afghan or worked up in thread and sewn onto a shirt, dress or baby socks.  




This video is showing how to work the picot stitch on the last row.

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