What does STS mean in crochet?

What does sk 2 sts mean in crochet?

sk 2 sts – These 2 skipped stitches count as 2. 1 sc – counts as 1 stitch. sk 2 sts – counts as 2 sts. 5 dc in the next st – Since you are only using one chain to work these 5 stitches in, it counts as 1.

What is SS stitch?

Setting the stitch length dial to the stretch stitch mark (“SS”, “SS1” or “SS2”) changes the selected pattern to a stretch stitch. Raise the needle by turning the handwheel toward you (counterclockwise) so that the mark on the wheel points up.

What are the abbreviations for crocheting?

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Abbreviation Description
dc2tog double crochet 2 stitches together
dec decrease
dtr double treble crochet
edc extended double crochet

What is a multiple of 3 plus 1 crochet?

When reading a crochet pattern you may come across a line that says something like, make a foundation chain of 3+1 stitches or something similar. This is the stitch multiple used in that pattern. Different patterns will have different numbers depending on how they are made up.

What is the difference between a slip stitch and a single crochet?

A slip stitch is where you put your hook (with a stitch already on it) through the stitch, yarn over, pull through the stitch and the loop already on your hook. A single is where you put your (with a stitch already on it) through the stitch, yarn over, pull through the stitch, stop, yarn over, pull through both loops.

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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.

What does Dec mean in crochet?

Double crochet decrease (dc dec): Work a double crochet in the specified stitch until two loops remain on the hook (see illustration 4).