Crochet Trim: Slip Fringe

Skill level: Beginner/easy 

Make a foundation chain of the required length, or work row 1 directly into the item to be trimmed with right side facing. (multiple of 3 stitches + 1) 

Row 1: 1 ch, 1 sc in each chain to end, turn. 
Row 2: 3 ch, 1 dc in each st to end, turn. 
Row 3: 1 ch, *2 sc, 9 ch, 1 sl st in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sl st in each of next 7 ch, 1 sl st in last sc worked on fringe header, 1 sc, rep from * to end. Fasten off.

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ch(s) = chain(s) sc = single crochet
dc = double crochet sl st = slip stitch

Trim directions reproduced by permission from 150 Crochet Trims by Susan Smith, St. Martin's Griffin, 2007