Does it matter which way you turn your work in crochet?
It may not seem like it matters, but turning in crochet ought to be done consistently each time. That is, you should be turning the same way every time you turn to the next side. The turn creates a neat edge, which is important if you are joining two pieces or seaming garments.
Why do I lose stitches when crocheting?
4. Why do I lose stitches? A major cause of stitch loss is failing to put a stitch into the last stitch of the row. The last stitch can get quite tight and may not look like a ‘real’ stitch – but it is.
What does it mean to turn when crocheting in the round?
Crocheting in rounds joined with a slip stitch
Here, the term round is used to differentiate from rows. The main difference is that you end the round back where you started, join to the first stitch and then start your next round. You may turn at the end of each round, or crochet all your rounds in the same direction.