How to Crochet: The Double Crochet Cluster Stitch

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The Double Crochet Cluster Stitch

  • Size: 6"x6"
  • Gauge: 4x4 in DC = 11sts x 8 rows
  • Yarn: 20g of DGY worsted weight recycled silk
  • Crochet Hook Size: 5.0mm


  • CH - Chain
  • DC - Double Crochet
  • DC2tog: Double Crochet (finished stitch is referred to as a “cluster”)
  • SK - Skip a Stitch
  • TC: Turning Chain


CH 19
Row 1: Sk 3 CH (counts as DC), work DC2tog in each CH until last ch, DC in final CH. Turn
Row 2: CH 3 (counts as DC) DC2tog between the first DC and next cluster, *DC2tog between next 2 clusters* Repeat ** across until 1 Cluster and DC (turning chain) remain. DC into top of TC. Turn.
Rows 3-12: Repeat Row 2.