Quick Answer: Why is it necessary to pull up the loops when working a puff stitch?

With the loop pulled through the puff stitch, make a single chain. This secures the puff stitch, keeps the stitch more upright, and creates the space to work into on the next row.

How many loops are in a puff stitch?

There will be 11 loops on the hook for a 5 hdc puff stitch. Yarn over and pull through all loops on the hook.

What does ps3 mean in crochet?

To Make the Puff Stitch

Yarn over (Photo 3) and insert your hook into the indicated stitch/space. Yarn over again and pull up a long loop (3 loops on hook). … (Yarn over and insert your hook into the same stitch/space. Yarn over again and pull up a long loop) three more times.

What does PS mean in crochet?

Puff Stitch or ‘ps’ – How to Crochet.

What is a puff stitch in crochet?

The crochet puff stitch (puff st) is aptly named because it gently puffs up into an oval shape. Puff stitching adds great texture to crocheted fabric. To crochet a puff stitch, you half-close several stitches worked in the same stitch and then join them together to finish the stitch.

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