I show you in this tutorial how to crochet a scallop seashell.

The Summer is coming! So I wanted to crochet a seashell to decorate my home with a marine subject!

So we start with a scallop seashell! Are you ready? Crochet in the hand and start!

Scallop seashell | Crochet tutorial YouTube

Used yarn and accessories

Foto: Cordino Swan Thai Black / photo used yarn cord
  • 500 gr TRESFERE Swan Thai Black cord, medium 4 color cream and pink
  • Crochet hook size: 3,5 – 4 mm
  • Tapestry needle

If you use the suggested yarn, you’ll create a seashell size of about 10 cm

Foto: Dimensione conchiglia canestrello

Useful information before starting

📗 Abbreviations & meanings (US terms)

  • CH = chain
  • SC = single crochet
  • SLST = slip stitch
  • HDC = half double crochet
  • DC = double crochet
  • INC = Increase, 2 SC in the same stitch
  • DEC = Decrease, 2 SC together
  • DEC of DC = decrease of double crochet (DC2 TOGETHER)
  • BLO = Back loop only
  • REP * = repeat from * to * until the end of the row

Work in row and start each row with 1 Turning Chain.

Crochet Scallop seashell instruction

ROWINSTRUCTIONSTOT
1Start with 10 CHs. Work 1 SL ST from 2nd CH from hook and in the next stitches.9
2BLO 5 HDC, 3 DC, 2 DC in the last stitch.10
31 SL ST in each stitches of the row10
4BLO 6 HDC, 3 DC, 2 DC in the last stitch11
51 SL ST in each stitches of the row11
6BLO 7 HDC, 3 DC, 2 DC in the last stitch12
71 SL ST in each stitches of the row12
8BLO 8 HDC, 3 DC, 2 DC in the last stitch13
91 SL ST in each stitches of the row13
10BLO 8 HDC, 5 DC.13
111 SL ST in each stitches of the row13
12BLO 8 HDC, 3 DC, DEC of DC12
131 SL ST in each stitches of the row12
14BLO 7 HDC, 3 DC, DEC of DC11
151 SL ST in each stitches of the row11
16BLO 6 HDC, 3 DC, DEC of DC10
171 SL ST in each stitches of the row10
18BLO 5 HDC, 3 DC, DEC of DC9
191 SL ST in each stitches of the row9
201 SC in each stitches on the base of the work10
211 SL ST in each stitches of the row5
223 DC in the first stitch, SC 3 TOG, 3 DC in the last stitch.7
232 INC of SC, DEC of SC, 2 INC of SC5
241 SL ST in each stitches of the row9
Crochet pattern scallop seashell – Giulia Pinky Time

Cut and fasten off.


Enjoy and make it!

This crochet item is completed! I hope you enjoy my tutorial and leave me a comment to give me your opinion!

I can’t wait to see your version of this seashell! Feel free to tag me (@giuliapinkytime) in your photos on Instagram or Facebook, use the hashtag #PINKYSUMMERTIME

📌 If you find error in my English instructions, please write me here, I’ll be grateful for your help and collaboration!

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Happy Pinky Time, stay curious, and see you in the next tutorial 😘


This pattern is an original pattern by Giulia Mollica of giuliapinkytime.  Please do not claim this pattern as your own. If you wish to share this pattern, you may link to this pattern, but please do not reprint it on your site. You may keep a copy for your own personal use, but please DO NOT sell the pattern or distribute it.

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By Giulia

My name is Giulia, I love dreaming and creating games for children. When I learned to crochet I rediscovered the "little girl" within me and now amigurumi have become my passion!

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