Who’s ready for another round-up of FREE patterns featuring stitches we’ve learned here on the blog. Today’s featured stitch is the puff stitch!
Did you miss the out stitch tutorial? No worries, catch up on it here.
Just to recap, the puff stitch, which has no abbreviation, is a type of cluster stitch. It is made when you work 3 (or more) partially completed half double crochets into the same stitch and then they are joined together at the top of the stitch on the final pull through. The puffs will always be worked on the right side of your fabric, so they should puff out toward you when you work them. You can make your puff stitch more or less puffy by increasing or decreasing (respectively) the number of partial half double crochets you make before your final pull through.
Free Patterns Using Puff Stitches
One of my first patterns here on the blog was my beginner-friendly Autumn Walks Triangle Scarf. One of the features of this lightweight scarf is, you guessed it, the puff stitch!
from Hooks, Books, & Wanderlust
Winter is coming, y’all… I know technically here in the Northern Hemisphere it is still the middle of summer, but one needs to be prepared. How cute are these beanies from Loops & Love? I love the dual tone, but I think it would look cute in a solid color as well!
from Loops & Love
Looking for a quick, gratifying make? Try my beginner-friendly Bumble Puff Beauty Biscuit! This is my take on a traditional face scrubby using just puffs and single crochets worked in a fun hexagon shape.
from Hooks, Books, & Wanderlust
This poncho uses the same yarn as my Autumn Walks Triangle Scarf above, which I think if that triangle scarf were to turn into a poncho, it would look something like this. So pretty!
from A Crocheted Simplicity
Check out the yummy texture on this pretty cowl!
from The Loopy Lamb
Nothing says spring quite like cherry blossoms. And with this quick pattern, you can wear them!
from Golden Lucy Crafts
Want an even puffier face scrubby? Look no farther than this crochet flower face scrubby! The delicate shells around the border give it that sweet flowery look!
from Made By Gootie
Did you find some new patterns to inspire you? Are you ready to grab some yarn and a hook and whip up something with that yummy puffy texture? I hope so! I can’t wait to see what you make! Share it with me on social media @hooksbookswanderlust!
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