The Half Double Crochet Cluster Stitch :: Crochet Stitch #112

Stitch Description

The Half Double Crochet Cluster Stitch creates a dense but delicate looking fabric. The Half Double Crochet Cluster Stitch would be great for hats, blankets, and skirts!

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Materials Used

Valley Yarns Northampton WEBS

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

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Crystal Palace Bamboo Crochet Hook

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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Chain Stitch
Half Double Crochet

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 1

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

Foundation Chain:Multiples of 2 sts (add 1 for base chain.)

  • Row 1: Skip 2ch (count as 1hdc), *hdc2tog inserting hook into each of next 2ch, 1ch; rep from *ending 1hdc into last ch, turn.
  • Row 2: 2ch (count as 1hdc), skip 1 st, *hdc2tog inserting hook into next ch sp then into next st, 1ch; rep from * ending 1hdc into top of tch, turn.
  • Repeat row 2 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of Half Double Crochet Cluster Stitch (Reversible)

Example of Half Double Crochet Cluster Stitch Reversible

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