How To Crochet A Scalloped Edge or Border

Let's mix it up! Time for some crochet.

Here's how to create a scalloped border around any knitted (or crocheted) project.

Written instructions below the video:

If you'd like to follow along as I knit the swatch above, here are the instructions:

Insert hook into knitted edge, pull up a loop.
Ch 2, dc in same st, ch1, sc in same st.
(Sl st into next st) twice, ch 2, dc in same st, ch1, sc into same st, sl st into same st.

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Liat Gat is the founder and video knitting expert at She gets great joy out of supporting and encouraging students through instructive videos and blog posts.

6 thoughts on “How To Crochet A Scalloped Edge or Border”

  1. I haven’t crocheted in about 50 years (Oh, my goodness! I’m OLD!) except to chain a “ribbon” instead of doing an I-band or whatever it is called. Thank you for the very clear instructions and video.

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