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Tag: double crochet (dc)

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Bobbles, bobbles, bobbles …

I know it is a festive season, but why not to make something special like a little toy sheep as an addition to your Nativity Set? Ok, it might be a bit late for this year Xmas I know 🙂 but never late for next year Christmas or an upcoming Easter ! 😀 A beautiful free pattern for sheep toy […]

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How To Do Decrease in Double Crochet – too many loops?

This article explains crochet decrease techniques used in a double crochet stitch. The basics of single crochet stitch were explained in my previous article https://yarnonhook.com/2018/12/07/3-usual-ways-of-shaping-by-decrease/  1. Single decreasing in double crochet within a row (dc2tog) Stitch to the position of the decrease. In my case I worked 15 DC with 2CH turning. My decrease position is 6th and 7th DC […]

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Chain stitch & Single Crochet Stitch

Today, I would like to explain the basic crochet stitches: Chain and Single Crochet Stitch. Chain Stitch Chain stitch is widely used in more than just crochet techniques. Sewing & embroidery are using chain stitch as a series of looped stitches on the surface of the fabric, creating chain – like pattern. It can be curved or strait and does […]