The Twin Clusters Stitch is a beautiful stitch is a modern take on the traditional granny stitch. This stitch is suitable for all skill levels, if you know how to Treble crochet (US Double crochet) then you will easily be able to replicate this. You can use any weight yarn.
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Pattern use ideas
- Modern Baby Blanket
- Scarfs and cowls
Written in UK terms
This pattern gives you the basic principles for the Twin Clusters stitch, designed to help you create your own projects.
Video tutorial can be found at the base of the post.
ch – Chain
dc – Double Crochet
tr – Treble Crochet
tc – Twin Cluster stitch. *Yarn over, insert hook into next dc, yarn over and pull through, yarn over and pull through 2 loops on the hook* 3 times into the SAME dc. Skip the next dc, *Yarn over, insert hook into next dc, yarn over and pull through, yarn over and pull through 2 loops on the hook* 3 times into the SAME dc. Pull loop though all 7 loops on the hook.
*__* – Repeat indicated instructions
Unsure of the differences between UK and US terms? Need a refresher on how to do your stitches? In my ‘How to crochet: A handy reference guide’ EBook I help you with all of these terms and you can always have them to hand! You will also get exclusive access to free video instructions. You can find my EBook HERE.
You can find the written pattern with pictorials for this in issue 4 of Your Crochet and Knitting magazine. This magazine can be found in any UK supermarket or click here to order online. (order your magazine now: http://bit.ly/2M4ruBL)