2. Work five chains
3. Take the hook, from front to back, through the first chain
4. Wrap the yarn, from back to front, over the hook
5. Draw the hook backward and pull the loop through both the chain stitch and loop already on the hook to form a slip stitich. A picot is created.
6. Work to the position for the next picot
7. Work a second picot following steps 2-5
8. Continue working to the end of the row, working the picots between your other stitches.