# What does ch4 mean in crochet?

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## What does 4ch mean in crochet?

When the pattern says to work into a chain space the hook is inserted under the chain(s) not into them. If there is a number in front of chsp, this means the chsp was made using that many ch. e.g. 4chsp is the chsp made by making 4ch. Brackets. Instructions in square brackets [like this] are all made into one stitch.

## What does 2dc mean?

Double Crochet 2 Increase. 2dc. (Yoh, insert hook in stitch, yoh and pull a loop through so that you have 3 loops on the hook.

## What are the crochet terms?

Crochet Symbols

US terms abbreviation UK terms abbreviation
single crochet sc double crochet dc
half double crochet hdc half treble crochet htr
double crochet dc treble crochet tr
tripple crochet tr double treble crochet dtr

## What does dc1 dc2 mean in crochet?

So rnd2 dc1,dc2 means double crochet into the first stitch and double crochet twice into the second stitch, dc into third and dc twice into 4th? Rnd3 dc2,dc2 means double crochet 1st and 2nd stitch and double crochet twice into third stitch continuing around.

## What does sc in next dc mean?

Stitch count: (44, 58, 80) The portion in between the asterisks says to * sk next st, (sc, dc) in next *. This means to skip the next stitch, and place both a single crochet AND a double crochet in the next st.

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## 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.

## What does R mean in crochet?

tr = treble crochet. st/sts = stitch/stitches. tog = together. prev = previous. RS = right side.

## What does increase mean crochet?

Increasing involves crocheting 2 stitches in the same stitch.

## What do brackets mean in crochet pattern?

Brackets [ ] are used to set off a group of instructions worked a number of times. For example, “[ch 3, sc in ch-3 sp] 7 times” means to work the instructions inside the [ ] seven times. Brackets [ ] also set off a group of stitches to be worked in one stitch, space or loop.