How to work a double treble crochet stitch (dtr)

Published on February 6, 2020 1 min read

The double treble is a tall and open stitch excellent for lace and fine yarn projects. Fancy giving it a go? Learn how to crochet the double treble (dtr) stitch, also known as the triple treble (ttr) in the UK, by following our simple step-by-step.

Double treble crochet step-by-step

1

Yarn over hook three times.

2

Insert your crochet hook into the next stitch.

3

Yarn over, pull yarn through stitch.You should now have 5 loops on your crochet hook.

4

Yarn over, pull yarn through 2 loops. You should now have 4 loops on your crochet hook.

5

Yarn over, pull yarn through 2 loops. You should now have 3 loops on your crochet hook.

6

Yarn over, pull yarn through 2 loops. You should now have 2 loops on your crochet hook.

7

Yarn over, pull yarn through last 2 loops.

You’ve just created your first double treble crochet stitch!

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