Foundation Double Crochet
This stitch is abbreviated FDC. To make this stitch, chain 4. Yarn over and put your hook in the fourth chain from the hook. Yarn over and pull up a loop You have 3 loops on your hook. Yarn over and pull through one loop. Pinching the chain you just created, yarn over and pull through 2 loops. Yarn over and pull through the last 2 loops. Your first FDC is complete. To make another FDC, yarn over and insert your hook under the 2 loops on the left hand side of your stitch. If you are left handed, the chains are on the right hand side. Yarn over and pull up a loop. Yarn over pull through one loop. Pinch the chain, yarn over pull through 2 loops. Yarn over again and pull through 2 loops.