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How to crochet a treble crochet (tr):
Treble crochet is a taller version of the double crochet. There is an extra wrap involved. Working a project with this stitch helps it progress quickly and creates a moderately airy fabric.
At the beginning of a row, a treble crochet is mimicked by working 3 chain stitches. (Photo 1)
Begin the treble crochet (tr) by wraping the yarn around the hook 2 times, from the back, over the top of the hook to the front. (Photo 2)
Insert hook into indicated stitch and draw up a loop4 loops on hook. (Photo 3)
Yarn over hook and draw through 2 loops on hook3 loops remain on hook. (Photo 4)
Yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook2 loops remain on hook. (Photo 5)
Yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook1 loop remains on hook. One tr completed. (Photo 6)
Photo 7 shows the end of a row of tr.
Try crocheting a treble crochet:
Here are a few free patterns where you can try crocheting a treble crochet:
• Provence Summer String Bag