Frequent question: What does TR DC mean in crochet?

Are double crochet and treble the same?

So for example, the American single crochet is the same as the British double crochet.

What’s different?

American Crochet British Crochet
Single crochet Double crochet
Half double crochet Half treble crochet
Double crochet Treble crochet
Treble crochet Double treble crochet

What does SP mean in crocheting?

In short, sp means space. It is sometimes shown as sp(s), which means spaces. You also may see ch-sp, which means chain space. Sp or sp(s) means you will crochet into the space between stitches. Ch-sp means, when crocheting a chain, you will skip a stitch and work into the next.

Is DC a treble?

And that’s where it gets complicated. Both UK and US terminologies use the same stitch names double crochets, trebles and double trebles, but are indicating different stitches! A UK double crochet is a US single crochet, while a US treble is a UK double treble.

Does SC mean in crochet?

9Work 1 single crochet stitch (sc) in each chain stitch (ch) across the foundation chain.

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.

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