The Single Crochet Three Together Decrease (sc3tog)

Stitch Description

This video crochet tutorial will help you learn how to crochet the single crochet three together decrease. This decrease is used in some decorative stitches and shaping. The single crochet three together is a double decrease so it decreases two stitches.

Video Tutorial

Materials Used

Lion's Pride Woolspun

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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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Stitch Details

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Pattern Instructions

  • Step 1: Take tip of hook insert into next st in row.
  • Step 2: Yo hook and draw yarn through st.
  • Step 3: Take tip of hook insert into next st in row.
  • Step 4: Yo and draw through stitch.
  • Step 5: Take tip of hook insert into next st in row.
  • Step 6: Yo and draw through once more (4sts on hook).
  • Step 7: Yo once more and draw through all 4 sts on hook.

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