What does eg mean in crochet?
f. followed by a stitch abbreviation, foundation (e.g. fsc: foundation single crochet) FL. also FLO, flo; front loop [only] (the loop of the stitch you are working into that is closer to you)
What does EA mean crochet?
dtr/d trc = double triple/treble crochet. E: ea = each. est = established.
What are the crochet abbreviations?
Commonly Used Crochet Abbreviations
- alt – alternate.
- approx – approximately.
- beg – beginning.
- bet – between.
- cc – contrasting color.
- ch-sp – chain space.
- cl – cluster.
- cont – continue.
What does B mean in crochet?
B. beg – beginning. blo – back loop only. BPdc – Back Post double crochet.
What does PC mean in crochet?
The popcorn stitch (abbreviated pop or pc) is a nicely rounded, compact oval that stands out from the fabric. It takes a bit more time to make than other raised stitches, but it’s well worth the effort.
What does 2st mean in crochet?
sc2tog = single crochet 2 together. This decrease tells you to crochet two single crochet stitches together. You may also run into sc3tog or sc4tog, etc. dc2tog = double crochet 2 together. This is also a decrease, but with double crochet stitches.
What does CR mean in crochet?
1Decide where you want to place the crossed double crochet stitch and skip a stitch at that point in the row. 2Work 1 double crochet (dc) in the next stitch. 3Work 1 double crochet in the stitch that you skipped.
Why are US and UK crochet terms different?
Difference between UK and US Terms
The main difference between the two systems is the starting point, the so-called single crochet stitch in US terms. The two systems are basically an offset of one another. What is called a single crochet in US terms, is called a double crochet in UK terms.