What does it mean to double crochet in same stitch?
The same stitch means that after you make you double crochet (dc) in a stitch you go back to that stitch and make another dc or 2. So when you look, you will have more than 1 dc in the same spot.
How do you crochet multiple stitches in one stitch?
Working out the multiple
V-stitch is made by working ‘1 double crochet, chain 1, 1 double crochet’ all in the same stitch then skipping 2 stitches and repeating the instructions. On the next row you work (1dc, ch1, 1dc) into the ch1-sp you made in the previous row.
How do you turn a double crochet into a row?
To work the second row of double crochet, follow these steps:
- Turn your work so that the back side is facing you.
- Chain 3 (ch 3; for the turning chain).
- Yarn over the hook (yo).
- Skipping the first stitch of the row directly below the turning chain, insert your hook in the next stitch (see Figure 4a).
How do you start the first row of double crochet?
WORKING ROW 1: How to Double Crochet in Row 1
Step 1: Make a slip knot and chain 14. Bring the yarn over the hook from back to front, skip the first three chains from the hook and then insert the hook in the fourth chain (see illustration 26).
What does half double crochet look like?
The half double crochet (abbreviated hdc) is kind of an oddball stitch. The half double crochet falls in between a single crochet and a double crochet in height, but instead of working off two loops at a time, you draw the yarn through three loops on the hook.
Can you alternate crochet stitches?
In the Alternate stitch is easy to work and features rows of paired single crochet stitches. The stitch pattern creates a solid fabric that is the same on both sides.
How do you alternate single and double crochet?
Start by working a single crochet into the second chain from your hook. Next, work a double crochet stitch in the next chain. Continue in this pattern alternating single crochet and double crochet stitches until you get to the end of the row.
Can you mix crochet stitches?
Once you have learned how to crochet the basic stitches (such as half double crochet, double crochet, treble crochet, and longer stitches) you will find that you can combine these stitches in almost infinite variations to create different types of fabric.
Is there a single crochet stitch in UK?
British terms don’t use single crochet at all, so if you see single crochet used in the pattern, it’s likely written in American crochet terms. If you don’t see single crochet anywhere, check out other wording in the pattern.
What is a UK treble crochet stitch?
Treble crochet in UK terms or double crochet in US terms is a taller stitch than double crochet (UK). It is around twice as tall as double crochet which means that your work will grow more quickly with this stitch, in the same way as a wall would grow more quickly if you used taller bricks.