How many loops does each crochet stitch have?
Each crochet stitch consist of a post (sometimes called the stitch or vertical bar) and two loops on top of it. Crocheting in both loops.
How many crochet stitches are in a round?
A crochet circle with single crochet stitches should have 6 stitches in the first round. A crochet circle with half double crochet stitches should have 8 stitches in the first round. A crochet circle with double crochet stitches should have 10 stitches in the first round.
Why are crochet stitches slanted?
Crochet blankets can come out slanted, crooked, or warped for a number of reasons. You may have accidentally missed making or added extra stitches into the beginning or the end of a row. Your tension could have changed due to your position, a change in the hook you were using, or a change in yarn color.