with two chain put the hook into the first chain pass the thread over and draw it through in a loop pass the thread over again and draw it through the two loops ;
on the hook
put the hook into the left side of the pass the thread over the hook and draw it through pass the thread again over the hook and draw it through both stitches continue in this way till length required has been worked. This little stitch just
cord will be useful for bags, edgings for coats and jumpers and many other articles. Tricot (Fig. 71).— Fig. 71 represents another type of crochet, sometimes called Victorian or Tunisian crochet or simply crochet tricot.
makes elastic is
of children's slippers,
scarves, bonnets, reins, braces,
collars, hat bands, etc. always worked in rows never in rounds and a long straight hook with a knob at the end is necessary as all the stitches on the advancing row are kept on
the hook and worked off on the return row
rows complete the stitch, which side backwards and forwards. Tricot crochet
worked on the
a chain the exact
length and finished off with single stitch.
Tricot Collar (Plate IX.).—The collar in Plate IX. is worked in Knox's linen " cord " floss thread. Make sixteen chain and work three rows of double 162