Crochet 101: How to Crochet the Double Crochet for Beginners

Crochet 101: How to Crochet the Double Crochet for Beginners

This crochet 101 beginner video tutorial will help you learn how to crochet a double crochet. Like the single crochet, the double crochet is an essential technique to all many crochet stitches. It is thone of the most common stitches performed.

Materials Used in this Tutorial

A Ball of Yarn

A Crochet Hook

Pattern Instructions

Skill: Beginner

  1. Step 1

    Chain 3, yarn over

  2. Step 2

    Insert hook into the second stitch from hook, making sure to insert it into bottom of the stitch not top of the stitch.

  3. Step 3

    Yarn over again.

  4. Step 4

    Draw the yarn through – now you should have three loops on your hook

  5. Step 5

    Yarn over again.

  6. Step 6

    Draw yarn through first two loops on hook, yarn over again

  7. Step 7

    Draw through the last two loops on hook

Crochet Stitches

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Crochet Techniques

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