Thursday, June 1, 2017

How to Crochet the Linked Double Crochet (Ldc)

The linked double crochet (Ldc) is a great variation of the double crochet stitch which is exactly how it's name implies. This stitch "links" the double crochets giving the project a more solid look.

Reader Challenge: Using any pattern that uses mainly the basic double crochet, Replace the double crochet stitches with linked double crochet - just make sure to check your gauge and adjust your hook or yarn weight accordingly. And don't worry if the pattern has increase / decreases in it, my next post demonstrates those.



Let's take a look at how to crochet the starter row:














Now let's look at how to work the next row:












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