Half Double Crochet Stitch with step by step photos and video tutorial. Half Double Crochet Stitch (hdc); this stitch is slightly taller than single crochet. The beauty of this stitch is that it has a pronounced ridge in its texture; which makes a firm and very attractive fabric.
How to make Half Double crochet stitch-
Step 1: Wrap the yarn over crochet hook and insert the hook in 3rd chain from the hook.
Step 2: Catch yarn and draw a loop through the chain- now we have 3 loops on the hook. Wrap yarn around hook and draw loop through all 3 loops on the hook, thus completes half double crochet stitch.
Generally each stitch is made in each chain across the row. When one row is completed make 2 chain after last stitch of the row and turn the work.
Then wrap yarn over hook; insert the hook in 1st stitch and form half double crochet. That begins the second row of the work.
You can watch video here: How to make Half Double Crochet
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