Crochet Symbols and Terminologies

CROCHET SYMBOLS

Thanks to Irene of Duplet-Crochet.com, we now have available as reference the crochet symbols used in the Russian language crochet magazines, Duplet. Here, the symbols are accompanied by illustrated how-to’s of the various stitches.

Note: See Irene’s updated chart of Russian crochet symbols with English translation at her website.

Crochet symbols used in the Russian language crochet magazine Duplet.

Crochet symbols used in the Russian language crochet magazine Duplet.

CROCHET TERMINOLOGY

Unless otherwise noted, the patterns in Crochetology.net use US Crochet Terminology. Below is a conversion table of crochet terms from US to UK/Australia Terms.

Crochet Terminology Conversion Chart

U.S Term U.K./Australia Term
sl st slip stitch sc single crochet / sl st slip stitch
sc single crochet dc double crochet
hdc half double crochet htr half treble crochet
dc double crochet tr treble crochet
tr treble crochet dtr double treble crochet
dtr double treble crochet trip tr / trtr triple treble crochet
trtr triple treble crochet qtr quadruple treble crochet
rev sc reverse single crochet rev dc reverse double crochet
FPdc front post double crochet FPtr front post treble crochet
yo yarn over yoh yarn over
yfwd
yarn forward
yrn
yarn around needle
gauge tension
skip miss

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