5DCTOG means 5 DOUBLE CROCHET (DC) stitches that you gather on your hook and then pull yarn through all of them at once. They form a bobble (semisphere) that pops up from the simple fabric of single crochet, in our sample. It is a very easy crochet stitch to master if you know how to SINGLE CROCHET and DOUBLE CROCHET.
What is a DC bobble?
The Double Crochet 5 Together Bobble is a technique uses a series of double crochets into one stitch to create a fun bobble. It makes a great accent, or a fun all-over texture that would be great for a stuffed toy.