If you have landed here wondering how to do the double crochet stitch, then you are in the right place! The double crochet stitch is one of the easiest stitches in crochet to learn!
Ready to learn how to do a double crochet? I promise once you get the hang of this crochet stitch it will easily become one of your favorites! Go grab your crochet hook, some yarn and lets get started!
I will have you stitching like a professional in no time! OK… (no guarantees, but I will try my hardest!!)
HOW TO DO THE DOUBLE CROCHET STITCH
TO START YOU WILL NEED…
- Red Heart Soft Yarn in 3 different colors
- Size J 6 mm crochet hook.
- Or any yarn and corresponding hook.
STEP 1: Chain 12 (That is what I used for my sample)
STEP 2: Yarn over hook with loose piece of yarn
STEP 3: Insert hook into fourth chain from hook (3 loops on hook)
STEP 4: Yarn over hook with loose piece of yarn
STEP 5: Pull back through the chain (3 loops on hook)
STEP 6: Yarn over and pull through two loops
STEP 7: You should have two loops now on hook
STEP 8: Yarn over and pull hook through remaining two loops!!
STEP 9: You have completed a double crochet stitch!
Now you can keep on crocheting double crochets to finish up your sample row, so you get a good feel for this stitch. To begin the second row, turn your work & chain three.
I hope you enjoyed this how to do the double crochet stitch guide , and if you have any questions, feel free to send me an email at Krista@rescuedpawdesigns.com. 🙂
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