A Guide to Commonly Used Crochet Abbreviations

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Here’s a list of commonly used crochet abbreviations (there are many more, just giving a few):

ch – chain

ch sp – chain space

sp – space

dec – decrease

inc – increase

sl st – slip stitch

ss – slip stitch

sc-  single crochet

hdc – half double crochet

dc – double crochet

tc – treble crochet

sc2together – single crochet two together

dc2together – double crochet two together

fp – front post

bp – back post

yo – yarn over

fo – fasten off/finish off

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