Learn how to double crochet or ‘dc’ with these instructions and illustrations, as well as a video from Annie’s Stitch Guide. You can read about single crochet in How to Make a Single Crochet. A fabric made of all double crochet stitches is fairly solid but not stiff and is great for.
For the crossed double crochet stitch (abbreviated crossed dc), you work two double crochet stitches on an angle. Double crochet is a taller stitch than single crochet. It is formed by a "yarn over," which is wrapping yarn from back to front before placing the hook in the stitch. The double crochet is one of the most basic and useful stitches in crochet.
This crochet 101 beginner video tutorial will help you learn how to crochet a double crochet. Like the single crochet, the double crochet is an essential technique. This post shows you first how to make a double crochet stitch, then it shows you variations on double crochet and what you can do with the dc.
Lesson includes video, written instructions, and detailed pictures.