Does it matter which way you turn your work in crochet?
It may not seem like it matters, but turning in crochet ought to be done consistently each time. That is, you should be turning the same way every time you turn to the next side. The turn creates a neat edge, which is important if you are joining two pieces or seaming garments.
How do you calculate increase in crochet?
- You will increase every X stitches (X = the first number you got).
- That means: Knit or crochet Y stitches as usual & then increase 1 (Y = the second number you got). Repeat until you have knitted or crocheted all the stitches.
What does 1dc mean in crochet?
‘Double crochet (dc)’ is the same stitch as the American ‘single crochet (sc)’. Double crochet creates short and compact stitches. In this video we will show you how to create a double crochet.