Wrap the yarn from back to front over the hook (or hold the yarn still and maneuver the hook). This movement of the yarn over the hook is used over and over again in crochet and is usually called “yarn over”, abbreviated as “yoh”.
What do the abbreviations mean in crochet?
sp(s) = space(s). st(s) = stitch(es). tog = together; this is sometimes used in place of dec(rease) where you might say something like “sc2tog” to indicate a decrease in single crochet stitch. tr = treble crochet / triple crochet, another basic crochet stitch commonly used by crocheters.
What does Yoh and draw up a loop mean in crochet?
It means that you are wrapping your working yarn around your crochet hook and drawing it through the crochet work to create a loop on your hook. That’s it. It’s simple – you are literally “drawing up a loop”, through the work – a loop that you have created from yarn.
What does CH SP mean in crochet?
Sometimes when you read a crochet pattern, it’ll tell you to work into a chain space (ch-sp). But what in the world is a chain space? Simply put, a chain space is any space/hole/gap in your work that is created by making a chain. … In a pattern you may see a chain 5 space abbreviated as “ch-5 sp”.
What does PSN mean in crochet?
Puff Stitch or ‘ps’ – How to Crochet.
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 CB mean in crochet?
BP: back post (working around the stitch) BPtr: back post treble crochet. CB: centre back. CC: contrast colour. Cl: cluster.
What does yo mean when knitting?
One of the easiest and most common ways to create an extra stitch in knitting is with a yarn over. Not only does this technique increase your stitch count by 1, yarn overs also leave you with a neat little eyelet that can be a decorative increase, an element in lacework, or even a buttonhole.
What is a yo Slst?
Yarn Over Slip Stitch (YO SLST) or Half Double Crochet Slip Stitch (HDCSLST)