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Free Crochet Crossbow
Diagonal Edging
Crossbow Diagonal Edging

Materials: Pearl Cotton Size 5
 Steel Crochet Hook Size 6 or 1.75 mm

Finished Size Approximately 1 ¾”wide; 2 pattern reps - 1 ¼”, 40 yds thread makes
12”

Row 1: Ch 6, dc in 6th ch from hook, ch 3, turn.
Row 2: 3 dc in space, ch 2, tr in same space, ch 5, turn.
Row 3: 3 dc in ch-2 space, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip 2 dc, dc in next dc, ch 5, turn.
Row 4: Dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next 2 dc, dc in next dc, 3 dc in ch-5 space, ch 2, tr in
same space, ch 5, turn.
Row 5: 3 dc in ch-2 space, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next 2 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, dc
in next dc, 2 dc in next ch-5 space, dc in 3rd ch of ch-5, ch 3, turn.
Row 6: Dc in next 3 dc, 2 dc in ch-2 space, [dc in next dc, ch 2] twice, skip next 2 dc,
dc in next dc, 3 dc in ch-5 space, ch 2, tr in same space, ch 5, turn.
Row 7: 3 dc in ch-2 space, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next 2 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, dc
in ext dc, 2 dc in next ch-2 space, dc in next dc, ch 3, turn.
Row 8: Dc in next 3 dc, 2 dc in ch-2 space, [dc in next dc, ch 2] twice, skip next 2 dc,
dc in next dc, 3 dc in ch-5 space, ch 2, tr in same space, ch 5, turn.
Row 9: 3 dc in ch-2 space, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next 2 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, dc
in next dc, 2 dc in next ch-2 space, dc in next dc, ch 3, turn.
Repeat rows 8 and 9 for desired length, end with row 8, fasten off.

Top Edging:
Row 1: Work along scalloped edge, with wrong side of last row facing, attach thread
to first dc of 6-dc group, ch 10, holding last loop of each tr on hook 2 tr where thread
was attached, thread over and pull through all 3 loops on hook (2-tr-cl), * ch 5, sc
under next turning ch at tip of scallop, ch 5, 2-tr-cl in first dc of next 6-dc group, rep
from * across, end with 2-tr-cl, ch 10, sl st in same place as last 2-tr-cl, turn.
Row 2: 10 sc in ch-10 loop, * ch 5, 5 sc in next 2 ch-5 loops, rep from * across, end
with 10 sc in last ch-10 loop, fasten off.