The Double Treble (or Triple) crochet is an elongated post stitch. Using the same principal as the double crochet, the Double Treble uses three yarn overs before entering the fabric instead of one. It is kind of a crazy stitch to perform but it can be useful in making embellishments and openwork.
What is a double treble crochet stitch UK?
Double Treble Crochet (dtr)
Known in the US as Triple Crochet (tr) yoh twice, insert hook into 3rd chain from hook, yoh again. draw yarn through chain, yoh again. 4 loops on hook. draw through first 2 loops on hook, yoh again. (
Is a treble crochet the same as a double crochet?
‘Treble crochet (tr)’ is the same stitch as the American ‘double crochet (dc)’. Treble crochet is twice the size of the double crochet, and worked in a similar way.
What is DTR stitch?
‘Double treble crochet (dtr)’ is the same stitch as the American ‘triple crochet (trc)’. Double treble crochet is one of the taller stitches. In this video we will show you how to create a double treble crochet.
What is triple treble?
Like a double crochet or a treble crochet, the triple treble crochet simply means we are increasing the amount of yarnovers before we insert the hook into the next stitch or space. If you’ve never worked this stitch, here is a simple breakdown.
What is double treble in UK terms?
UK Term: Double Treble Crochet. UK Abbreviation: dtr. USA Term: Treble Crochet. USA Abbreviation: tr. Turning Chain: 4.
What comes after double crochet?
At the end of double crochet rows, chain 3 stitches to achieve the same height stitch as a double crochet. This is called a turning chain and it counts as the first double crochet on the next row, so the first double crochet is actually worked in the second stitch.
Is single or double crochet easier?
Though the half double crochet is a little more open than the single crochet stitch, it still offers enough density to create warm projects. The half double crochet stitch also builds fabric quicker than the single crochet stitch. This stitch is helpful when you want to crochet a project in a hurry.
Why are UK and US crochet terms different?
Here’s one way you can try to remember the difference between American and British terms for stitches: British stitches are one step up from American stitches. So for example, the American single crochet is the same as the British double crochet. The American double crochet is the same as the British treble crochet.
What is the tallest crochet stitch?
The treble crochet is a tall stitch that works up quickly and a little taller than the double crochet. Remember, you will never work in the first chain from the crochet hook, unless the pattern you are working specifically directs you to do so.