The Single Crochet Two Together (sc2tog) Decrease

Stitch Description

The single crochet two together decrease (sc2tog) is a basic decrease stitch that helps shape your project by removing stitches from your pattern. It is used in everything from sweaters to hats to bags.

Video Tutorial

Abbreviations

Stitch Details

  Skill Level
Beginner

  Row Count

  Pattern Repeat 

Stitch Characteristics

Pattern Instructions

  • Step 1: Insert your crochet hook into the next stitch in the row.
  • Step 2: Yarn over.
  • Step 3: Pull the yarn through the stitch on your crochet hook. You should now have two stitches on your crochet hook.
  • Step 4: Insert your crochet hook into the next stitch in the row.
  • Step 5: Yarn over.
  • Step 6: Pull the yarn through the first stitch on your crochet hook. You should now have three stitches on your crochet hook.
  • Step 7: Yarn over.
  • Step 8: Pull the yarn through all three stitches on your crochet hook.

Swatch Photos

SC2TOG-Example

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