Half double crochet decrease

Learn how to decrease in half double crochet

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In this video tutorial we will show you how to decrease in half double crochet by turning two stitches into one. This technique is useful in all projects where shaping is required.

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Step By Step

1.

In this video you will learn how to decrease when working in half double crochet by turning two stitches into one.

2.

Begin by wrapping your yarn once around your hook, then insert your hook into the next stitch.

3.

Wrap the yarn around your hook once more and pull it through that stitch.

4.

Repeat those steps again. You now have 5 loops on your hook.

5.

To complete the decrease in half double crochet wrap the yarn around your hook once more and pull it through all five of those loops on your hook.

6.

So you've now completed your decrease in half double crochet.

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