What do you call a stitch in crochet?

What is a single stitch called?

Single crochet is the shortest and most basic of all stitches. Remember, you will never work in the first chain from the crochet hook, unless the pattern you are working specifically directs you to do so.

What are three crochet terms?

Abbreviation & Term Differences between the U.S., United Kingdom (U.K.) and Canada.

U.S./Canada U.K.
single crochet (sc) double crochet (dc)
half double crochet (hdc) half treble (htr)
double crochet (dc) treble (tr)
treble (tr) double treble (dtr)

What is a short stitch in crochet?

The crochet slip stitch is made by inserting the hook into a stitch, doing a “yarn over” and then doing a “pull through” both of the loops that are on the hook. This creates a very short stitch. It is most commonly used to join together stitches when working in the round, allowing you to close the circle on that round.

What does SPS mean in crochet?

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.

What does fM mean in crochet?

Basic Crochet Terms Translated

U.S. Crochet Terms U.K. Crochet Terms
chain (ch) Luftmasche (Lm / Lftn)
slip stitch (sl st) Kettmasche (Kettm)
single crochet (sc) Feste Masche (fM)
half double crochet (hdc) Halbes Stabchen (h.Stb)
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What is MDS crochet abbreviation?

md – meaning round. mds – meaning rounds. Please note for the above 2 abbreviations this is a font issue.