The Extended Double Crochet (EDC)

Stitch Description

The Extended Double Crochet Stitch is a variation of the Double Crochet, but we add an additional step in the process of making the Double Crochet that gives more height to the stitch, and a different texture.

Video Tutorial

Abbreviations

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Easy

  Row Count

  Pattern Repeat 

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

  • Step 1: Yarn over hook.
  • Step 2: Insert hook from front to back through stitch to be worked.
  • Step 3: Yarn over hook.
  • Step 4: Draw loop through fabric.
  • Step 5: Yarn over and draw through first loop only, forming a chain stitch.
  • Step 6: Yarn over and draw through two loops on hook.
  • Step 7: Yarn over and draw through remaining two loops on hook.

Swatch Photos

EDC-Example

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