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shell stitch

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  1. shell stitchverb

    a crochet stitch

  2. shell stitchverb

    make by shell stitching


  1. shell stitch

    A shell stitch is a decorative crochet technique, often used to create a scalloped or wave-like design in crochet projects. It involves working multiple stitches into one stitch or space to form a shell-like shape. The actual number of stitches, and the specific type of stitches used, can vary based on different patterns and designs.


  1. Shell stitch

    A shell stitch is a crochet motif often used as a border around other patterns or in staggered rows to create a distinctive fabric pattern. Shell stitches take the shape of arcs and semicircles, hence the name. Shell stitches are often used as edging for crocheted items such as Afghan blankets and sweaters.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shell stitch in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shell stitch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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