What do crochet abbreviations mean?
Did you know? Many crochet pattern terms are acronyms! This makes it easier to understand since “sc” stands for “single crochet”, and “hdc” stands for half double crochet. You may also see the first two letters used instead as in ch (for chain), tr (for treble crochet), or sk st (skip stitch).
What is FPTC in crochet?
fptc = front post triple crochet
Make a treble (triple) crochet around the front of the post.
How do you alternate DC and FPdc?
(DC, FPdc) in next dc means this….
- You are going to dc in the next dc, but you are also going to FPdc around the stitch you just did your dc in. …
- 1) yo, insert hook into next stitch.
- 3) yo, pull through 2 loops on hook.
- The next picture shows you the dc you just completed, and shows you where you will be doing your FPdc.