The power of three

As my first “how too..” post I thought we should start with the basics, the three stitches you use the most as a crocheter.
I will be using US terms but the difference is only in the language not the stitch it self.

So, single crochet (SC)

Single crochet (SC)

Single crochet (SC)

Insert hook in stitch

Insert hook in stitch

Yarn over

Yarn over

Pull up a loop

Pull up a loop

Yarn over

Yarn over

Pull through both loops on hook

Pull through both loops on hook

half double crochet (HDC)

Half Double Crochet (HDC)

Half Double Crochet (HDC)

Yarn over

Yarn over

Insert hook in stitch

Insert hook in stitch

Yarn over

Yarn over

Pull up a loop

Pull up a loop

Yarn over

Yarn over

Pull through all three loops on hook

Pull through all three loops on hook

double crochet (DC)

Collage DC1

Double Crochet (DC)

Yarn over

Yarn over

 

Insert hook in stitch

Insert hook in stitch

Yarn over

Yarn over

Pull up a loop

Pull up a loop

 

Yarn over

Yarn over

Pull through two loops

Pull through two loops

YO

YO

Pull through two loops

Pull remaining through two loops

And there you go, as this is my first how too.. post please feel free to suggest improvements to my style (but be nice I’m a delicate sort). Any suggestions for next week? what skills or techniques to you want to see? is there a specific stitch or part stitch giving you a head ache?

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