Double Crochet Decrease Stitch (Dc2tog/c dec) Tutorial

dc2tog

The Double Crochet Decrease Stitch is abbreviated “dc2tog” or “dc dec” within patterns.

Here are a list of common abbreviations that you will see in patterns


 

Steps for Completing the Double Crochet Decrease (dc2tog) Stitch-

  • One loop on hook

  • Yarn over and insert hook into next stitch

  • Yarn over and pull up a loop

  • Three loops on hook

  • Yarn over and pull through two loops on hook

  • Two loops on hook

  • Yarn over and insert hook into next stitch

  • Yarn over and pull up a loop

  • Four loops on hook

  • Yarn over and pull through two loops on hook

  • Two loops on hook

  • Yarn over and pull through all three loops on hook

  • One loop on hook


How to Double Crochet


If you’re finished with the Double Crochet Decrease Stitch, visit Lesson 5 – The Magic Circle, Working in the Round, and Invisible Seam


 

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