When you've just started to learn to how to crochet, you will encouter this stitch in many projects. The half double crochet stitch (hdc) is also known as a half treble crochet stitch in the UK and Australia (htr). It's a versatile yet simple stitch to master. This tutorial uses US crochet terminology, with the Australian and UK term following in brackets.
Half Double Crochet Stitch
Check out the following video to learn how to make the half double stitch (known as a half treble crochet stitch in the UK and Australia).
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Crochet Fundamentals: How to do Half Double Crochet
If you're learning how to crochet, the half double crochet stitch is one of the most versatile stitches. In this video tutorial you will learn exactly how to...