Crochet Abbreviations

The Following Are Commonly Used Crochet Abbreviations:

BPback postFPtrfront post treble crochet
BPdcback post double crochetgrp(s)group(s)
BPscback post single crochethdchalf double crochet (U.K.: htr-half treble)
BPtrback post treble crochetlp(s)loop(s)
chchain(s)scsingle crochet (U.K.: dc-double crochet)
ch-refers to chain or space previously made
(i.e., ch-1 space)
sc2togsingle crochet 2 sts together
ch-spchain space previously madeskskip(ped)
dcdouble crochet (U.K.: tr-treble)sl stslip stitch (U.K.: sc-single crochet)
dc2togdouble crochet 2 stitches togethersp(s)space(s)
dtrdouble treble (U.K.: trtr-triple treble)t-chturning chain
FPfront posttrtreble (U.K.: dtr-double treble
FPdcfront post double crochettrtrtriple treble (U.K.: qtr-quadruple treble)
FPscfront post single crochet

CROCHET ABBREVIATIONS

The Following Are Commonly Used Crochet Abbreviations:

BP back post FPtr front post treble crochet
BPdc back post double crochet grp(s) group(s)
BPsc back post single crochet hdc half double crochet (U.K.: htr-half treble)
BPtr back post treble crochet lp(s) loop(s)
ch chain(s) sc single crochet (U.K.: dc-double crochet)
ch- refers to chain or space previously made
(i.e., ch-1 space)
sc2tog single crochet 2 sts together
ch-sp chain space previously made sk skip(ped)
dc double crochet (U.K.: tr-treble) sl st slip stitch (U.K.: sc-single crochet)
dc2tog double crochet 2 stitches together sp(s) space(s)
dtr double treble (U.K.: trtr-triple treble) t-ch turning chain
FP front post tr treble (U.K.: dtr-double treble
FPdc front post double crochet trtr triple treble (U.K.: qtr-quadruple treble)
FPsc front post single crochet    

 

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