How to Crochet Mermaid Tail (10-12 years old) - Crochet Shawlette

Thank you for watching and I hope all the the info I gave helps you in any sort. Don’t forget to subscribe to my channel and follow me on social media. God Bless Facebook Page :https://www.facebook.com/LovinglyHandmade Instagram :https://www.instagram.com/lovinglynie Email: lovinglynie@gmail.com PATTERN ---------------- Crochet Mermaid Tail (10-12 years old) Yarn : Medium Weight size 4 yarn (Lion brand Wool-ease) / approximately 1000 yards or 915 meters Hook: 6.00mm Measurements: 35” long(without fin), 42” long (with fin), 34” waist circumference Tail —— Make a magic loop or loose knot, Make chain 2 Round 1: 12 dc into the loose knot, slip sts Round 2: chain 2, 2 dc into every sts. Slip sts. (24 sts) Round 3: chain 2, *2 dc, 2 dc into next sts*. Repeat 8x. Slip sts. (32 sts) Round 4: chain 2, *3 dc, 2 dc into next sts*. Repeat 8x. Slip sts. (40 sts) Round 5: chain 2, *4 dc, 2 dc into next sts*. Repeat 8x. Slip sts. (48 sts) Round 6: chain 2, *5 dc, 2 dc into next sts*. Repeat 8x. Slip sts. (56 sts) Round 7: chain 1 (count as sc), skip 1 sts, *shell sts (3 dc), skip 1 sts, 1 sc, skip 1 sts*. Repeat * to * until you have total of 14 shell sts. You should have 1 sts left after shell #14. Slip sts at chain 1 from beginning of this round. Round 8: slip 1 sts at shell sts, 1 sc (start of round), * shell sts (3 dc in sc sts from previous round), 1 sc on shell sts *. Repeat * to * until you have total of 14 shell sts. Slip sts at sc from beginning of this round. Round 9-13: repeat round 8 Round 14 : slip 1 sts at shell sts, 1 sc (start of round), * shell sts (4 dc in sc sts from previous round), 1 sc on shell sts *. Repeat * to * until you have total of 14 shell sts. Slip sts at sc from beginning of this round. Round 15: slip 2 sts at shell sts, 1 sc (start of round), * shell sts (4 dc in sc sts from previous round), 1 sc on shell sts *. Repeat * to * until you have total of 14 shell sts. Slip sts at sc from beginning of this round. Round 16-21: repeat round 15 Round 22 : slip 2 sts at shell sts, 1 sc (start of round), * shell sts (5 dc in sc sts from previous round), 1 sc on shell sts *. Repeat * to * until you have total of 14 shell sts. Slip sts at sc from beginning of this round. Round 23-55 (or until 35 inches in length) : repeat round 22 Chain 1 to secure sts and cut yarn. Fin —— All stitches crochet in back loop except the last sts, this is to show the ribbing texture on the fin. Chain 10 Row 1 : 8 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) Row 2 : chain 5, 11 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 3 : chain 1, turn work, 11 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 4 : chain 5, 14 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook)- crochet in back loop except last sts Row 5 : chain 1, turn work, 14 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 6 : chain 5, 17 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 7 : chain 1, turn work, 17 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 8 : chain 5, 20 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 9 : chain 1, turn work, 20 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 10 : chain 5, 23 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 11 : chain 1, turn work, 23 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 12 : chain 5, 26 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 13 : chain 1, turn work, 26 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 14 : chain 5, 29 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 15 : chain 1, turn work, 29 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 16 : chain 5, 32 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 17 : chain 1, turn work, 32 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 18 : chain 5, 35 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 19 : chain 1, turn work, 35 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 20 : chain 5, 38 hdc (start from 3rd chain from hook) - crochet in back loop except last sts Row 21 : chain 1, turn work, 38 hdc - crochet in back loop except last sts Sew both pieces together Sew fin to tail #crochetmermaidtail