Sunday, October 26, 2014

4-Stitch Half Double Crochet Clusters

by M. J. Joachim




Foundation: Make a multiple of 4 chain stitches (+ 3 more chain stitches)

Step 1: Make 1 single crochet in 2nd chain from hook and in each chain across row

Step 2: Chain 1, turn

Step 3: Make 1 single crochet in each of 2nd and 3rd stitches from hook

Step 4: Make a 4-stitch half double crochet cluster in next stitch

4-Stitch Half Double Crochet Cluster


a. yarn over, insert hook in desired stitch or space

b. yarn over, draw up a loop; yarn over, draw through 2 loops on hook

Repeat Steps a & b (4 times) so you have 5 loops on your hook

c. yarn over, draw through all loops on hook

Continue with pattern…

Step 5: Make 1 single crochet in each of next 3 stitches

Step 6: Chain 1, turn; make 1 single crochet in next stitch, and in each stitch across row, including making 1 single crochet in top of turning chain at end of row

Step 7: Chain 1, turn

Step 8: Make a 4-stitch hdc cluster in next stitch

Step 9: Make 1 single crochet in each of next 3 stitches

Repeat Steps 8 & 9 across row, ending with 1 single crochet in each of last 3 stitches, and 1 single crochet in top of turning chain

Step 10: Repeat Step 6

Repeat Steps 2 - 10 for pattern

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M. J. 

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