Frequent question: What does this symbol mean in crochet?

How do you read a crochet drop pattern?

A crochet diagram is read opposite to how you would normally read: from right to left, from bottom to top. In other words: you start with the symbol in the bottom right corner, and work your way leftwards and upwards (see RED in diagram below).

What does across mean in crochet?

ch across”. That means that you look at your chain, count the first chain away from the hook, which you will skip, then work a single crochet in the 2nd chain away from the hook.

What does C mean in a crochet pattern?

BPtr = back post triple crochet(s) C: CA = color A. CB = color B.

What do you call a person who knits?

Noun. 1. knitter – someone who makes garments (or fabrics) by intertwining yarn or thread. needleworker – someone who does work (as sewing or embroidery) with a needle.

Should I knit or crochet a blanket?

Crocheting tends to be faster than knitting, so crocheting is a better option if you want to complete a baby blanket in less time. But you should also consider the skill of the knitter or crocheter.

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