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It's time for 2 to become 1. No, not the 1996 Spice Girls' song, we're talking about decreasing stitches.
I've used a 4mm hook and DK yarn for these tutorials so give them a go, and let me know if you have any problems!
You're in the right place for right handed tutorials.
Decreasing double crochet
If you're up for creating some amigurumi you'll need to learn this stitch.
In UK patterns you'll see this as dc2tog, in US patterns you'll see it as sc2tog.
Decreasing half treble crochet
In UK patterns you'll see this as htr2tog, in US patterns you'll see it as hdc2tog.