Double Treble Crochet

double treble crochet, photo tutorial, basic crochet stitches, dtrc

Here is a free crochet stitch tutorial for double treble crochet with photo tutorial in each step to guide you in your crochet journey.

In English books, you can read it like this >   dtr or dtr c . In an international book that uses symbols, read it like this or you may see it to be this symbol >>

A double treble crochet or dtr is the next basic stitch after the treble crochet. Same as treble crochet, It is used when a long stitch is needed within a crochet design.

Double Treble Crochet Instructions

Start your double crochet with chain 5.

Place the yarn three times over the hook 

 then insert the hook through the two upper strands of the stitch to be worked, draw the yarn through the stitch, there are now 5 loops on the hook, yarn over the hook, 

gently draw the yarn through two loops, there are now 4 loops on the hook, yarn over the hook again,

draw the yarn through two loops again, there are now 3 loops on the hook, yarn over the hook again, 

draw the yarn through two loops again, there are now 2 loops on the hook remaining, 

yarn over the hook again, draw the yarn through the remaining two loops. 

One Treble Crochet made. 

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