Half double crochet decrease

Bring your yarn over the hook from back to front before placing the hook in the next stitch (1). Wrap the yarn over your hook and pull it through the stitch. You now have 3 loops on your crochet hook. Repeat this from the start in the next stitch (2). You now have 5 loops on your hook. Wrap the yarn over your hook once more and pull it through all 5 loops on your hook (3). You have now decreased two half double crochet stitches.

half double crochet decrease instructions

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