Spider Stitch Wrap

Materials

  • Simply Soft yarn (100% acrylic; 6 oz/170g, 315 yds./288m skein) (Caron International): Raspberry, 4 skeins

Tools

  • Crochet hook, size K/10.5 (6.5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Yarn needle

Directions

Gauge

  • 1. Gauge is 14 sts and 7 rows = 5” (12.5cm). Gauge is not critical for this project.

Wrap

  • 1. Chain 73.
  • 2. Row 1 (RS): Dc in 4th ch from hook (beginning ch counts as first dc), dc in each remaining ch across, turn—71 dc.
  • 3. Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), sk next dc, 3 dc in next dc, [sk next 2 dc, 3 dc in next dc] 3 times; *ch 11, sk next 5 dc, 3 dc in next dc, [sk next 2 dc, 3 dc in next dc] 5 times; repeat from * once more; ch 11, sk next 5 dc, 3 dc in next dc, [sk next 2 dc, 3 dc in next dc] 3 times, sk next dc, dc in last dc, turn—20 3-dc groups, and 3 ch-11 spaces.
  • 4. Row 3: Ch 3, dc in first dc, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 3 times, *ch 6, sc in next ch-11 sp, *ch 6, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 5 times; repeat from * once more, ch 6, sc in next ch-11 sp, ch 6, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 3 times, 2 dc in last dc, turn.
  • 5. Row 4: Ch 3, 3 dc in sp before first 3-dc group, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, *ch 6, sc in next ch-6 sp, sc in next sc, sc in next ch-6 sp, ch 6, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 4 times; repeat from * once more, ch 6, sc in next ch-6 sp, sc in next sc, sc in next ch-6 sp, ch 6, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 3 dc in sp following last 3-dc group, dc in last dc, turn.
  • 6. Row 5: Ch 3, dc in first dc, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, *ch 6, sc in next ch-6 sp, sc in next 3 sc, sc in next ch-6 sp, ch 6, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 3 times; repeat from * once more, ch 6, sc in next ch-6 sp, sc in next 3 sc, sc in next ch-6 sp, ch 6, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 2 dc in last dc, turn.
  • 7. Row 6: Ch 3, 3 dc in sp before first 3-dc group, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups, *ch 6, sc in next ch-6 sp, sc in next 5 sc, sc in next ch-6 sp, ch 6, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice; repeat from * once more, ch 6, sc in next ch-6 sp, sc in next 5 sc, sc in next ch-6 sp, ch 6, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups, 3 dc in sp following last 3-dc group, dc in last dc, turn.
  • 8. Row 7: Ch 3, dc in first dc, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups, *ch 6, sc in next ch-6 sp, sc in next 7 sc, sc in next ch-6 sp, ch 6, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups; repeat from * 2 more times, 2 dc in last dc, turn.
  • 9. Row 8: Ch 3, 3 dc in sp before first 3-dc group, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, *ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next 7 sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next 2 ch-6 sps; repeat from * once more, ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next 7 sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, 3 dc in sp following last 3-dc group, dc in last dc, turn.
  • 10. Row 9: Ch 3, dc in first dc, 3 dc in sp between 3-dc groups, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, *ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next 5 sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp; repeat from * once more; ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next 5 sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups, 2 dc in last dc, turn.
  • 11. Row 10: Ch 3, 3 dc in sp before first 3-dc group, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, *ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next 3 sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp; repeat from * once more, ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next 3 sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups, 3 dc in sp following last 3-dc group, dc in last dc, turn.
  • 12. Row 11: Ch 3, dc in first dc, [3 dc in sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, *ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 3 times, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp; repeat from * once more; ch 6, sk next sc, sc in next sc, ch 6, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 2 dc in last dc, turn.
  • 13. Row 12: Ch 3, 3 dc in sp before first 3-dc group, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, *ch 11, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 4 times, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp; repeat from * once more, ch 11, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 3 dc in sp following last 3-dc group, dc in last dc, turn.
  • 14. Rows 13–112: Repeat Rows 3–12 ten times.
  • 15. Rows 113–121: Repeat Rows 3–11.
  • 16. Row 122: Ch 3, 3 dc in sp before first 3-dc group, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, *ch 5, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] 4 times, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp; repeat from * once more, ch 5, 3 dc in next ch-6 sp, [3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups] twice, 3 dc in sp following last 3-dc group, dc in last dc, turn.
  • 17. Row 123: Ch 3 (does not count as dc), dc in next 12 dc, [4 dc in next ch-5 sp, dc in next 18 dc] twice, 4 dc in next ch-5 sp, dc in next 12 dc, dc in last dc, turn–73 dc. Do not fasten off.

Border

  • 1. Round 1: Ch 2 (counts as hdc), (hdc, ch 1, 2 hdc) in first dc, hdc in each dc across to last dc, (2 hdc, ch 1, 2 hdc) in last dc (corner made), do not work in top of turning ch; work 243 hdc evenly spaced across side edge to corner, (2 hdc, ch 1, 2 hdc) in corner; work 71 hdc evenly spaced across opposite side of foundation ch to corner, (2 hdc, ch 1, 2 hdc) in corner; work 243 hdc evenly spaced across opposite side edge to corner, (2 hdc, ch 1, 2 hdc) in corner; join with slip st in top of beginning ch—644 hdc and 4 ch-1 sps. Fasten off.
  • 2. Round 2 (RS): With RS facing, join yarn with sc in a corner ch-1 sp to work along a long side edge, *ch 3, sk next 3 hdc, [sc in next hdc, ch 3, sk next 3 hdc] across to next corner ch-1 sp, sc in corner ch-1 sp; repeat from * 2 more times, ch 3, sk next 3 hdc, [sc in next hdc, ch 3, sk next hdc] across to next corner; join with slip st in first sc.
  • 3. Round 3: (Sc, hdc, dc, tr, dc, hdc, sc) in each ch-3 sp around; join with slip st in first sc. Fasten off.

Finishing

  • 1. Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.
by Renee Barnes for Caron International
Spider Stitch Wrap
Spider Stitch Wrap