The 5 Double Crochet Cluster (5dc cluster)

Stitch Description

The 5 Double Crochet Cluster Stitch is a bobble technique. It forms a spherical bobble on the surface of the fabric. This one is made with 5 double crochets.

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Materials Used

Lion's Pride Woolspun

Woolspun, with an exquisite range of neutrals and vivid classic colors, will quickly become your go-to yarn. The 12-ply construction means that garments drape beautifully and afghans and warm weather accessories have a cushiony soft bounce to them. Sold exclusively at Michaels and LionBrand.com

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Crystal Palaces’ Bamboo Crochet Hooks

Crystal Palaces’ Bamboo Crochet Hooks are lovely, and feel great in your hand. These 6 inch crochet hooks are made from specially selected, cured, and finished bamboo for an exceptionally smooth feel. Made in Japan.

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Abbreviations

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Intermediate

  Row Count

  Pattern Repeat 

Stitch Characteristics

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Pattern Instructions

  • Step 1: Yo on hook.
  • Step 2: Insert hook into stitch to be worked, yo and draw through.
  • Step 3: Yo and draw through 2 loops on hook (2 loops remain on hook).
  • Step 4: Yo on hook.
  • Step 5: Insert hook into stitch to be worked, yo and draw through.
  • Step 6: Yo and draw through 2 loops on hook (3 loops remain on hook).
  • Step 7: Yo on hook.
  • Step 8: Insert hook into stitch to be worked, yo and draw through.
  • Step 9: Yo and draw through 2 loops on hook (4 loops remain on hook).
  • Step 10: Yo on hook.
  • Step 11: Insert hook into stitch to be worked, yo and draw through.
  • Step 12: Yo and draw through 2 loops on hook (5 loops remain on hook).
  • Step 13: Yo on hook.
  • Step 14: Insert hook into stitch to be worked, yo and draw through.
  • Step 15: Yo and draw through 2 loops on hook (6 loops remain on hook).
  • Step 16: Yo and draw through all loops on hook.
  • Step 17: Ch 1 to secure.

Swatch Photos

5DC-Cluster-Example

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