How to Do Double Crochet

The double crochet stitch is a must-have skill for any crocheter. This easy-to-learn stitch will enable you to create new and awesome projects.

What You'll Be Creating

When you've just started to learn to crochet, this is a stitch you'll encounter in multiple projects. The double crochet stitch is a versatile yet simple stitch to master. This tutorial uses US crochet terminology, with the Australian and UK terms in brackets. Stitches include double crochet (dc)[tr].


Double Crochet Stitch

Check out the following video to learn how to make the double stitch (known as a treble crochet stitch in the UK and Australia).

Start Crocheting

Well done! You now know how to make a double crochet stitch. Practice your new skills by making a beautiful colour-block crochet cushion.

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