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Double-Crochet

This video teaches the basics of how to make a double crochet.

When reading a pattern, double crochet is abbreviated as “dc.”

Here are written instructions on how to make a double crochet

Abbreviations:
dc ~ double crochet
st ~ stitch
yo ~ yarn over

yo, insert hook into next st, yo, pull through st, (3 loops on hook) yo, pull through 2 loops, (2 loops on hook) yo, pull through both loops

How-To-Double-Crochet

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30 Comments

30 Comments on Basic Crochet Video ~ Double Crochet

  1. Frankie
    March 19, 2014 at 8:40 pm (3 years ago)

    how do you keep your stitches straight and not slanted at all?

    Reply
    • Jessie
      March 19, 2014 at 9:14 pm (3 years ago)

      I’m not sure, I guess it is just practice? I have been crocheting for nearly 30 years, so it might just be practice. And keeping even tension, not too tight.

      Reply

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