Foundation Stitches Half Double Crochet

How to do it

Ch 4, YO, insert hook in 4th ch from hook, YO, pull up a loop, YO pull through 1 loop on hook (ch made), (YO, pull through 2 loops) twice (first FDC made), *YO, insert hook into the ch made at the base of the stitch, YO, pull up a loop, YO pull through 1 loop on hook (ch made), (YO, pull through 2 loops) twice (second FDC made). Repeat from * until you have the desired number of stitches.

Visual Steps

step 1

Ch 4

step 2

Yarn over

step 3

Insert hook in fourth ch from hook

step 4

Yarn over

step 5

Pull up a loop

step 6

Yarn over

step 7

Pull though one loop on hook (ch made)

step 8

Yarn over

step 9

Pull through two loops

step 10

Yarn over

step 11

Pull through two loops (first FDC made)

step 12

Yarn over

step 13

Insert hook in the ch made at the base of the stitch

step 14

Yarn over

step 15

Pull up a loop

step 16

Yarn over

step 17

Pull through one loop (ch made)

step 18

Yarn over

step 19

Pull through two loops

step 20

Yarn over

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