Common Crochet Abbreviations

approx            approximately

beg                  beginning

bet                   between

bl                     block

blp                   back loop only

BP or bp          back post

bpdc                back post double crochet

CA                   color A

CB                    color B

CC                    contrasting color

ch                    chain

ch-                   refers to chain previously made e.g. ch-1 sp.

CL                    cluster

dc                    double crochet

dec                  decrease

dtr                   double treble

flp                    front loop only

FP or fp           front post

g                      gram

hdc                  half double crochet

inc                   increase

lp                     loop

MC                  main color

  1. ounce

pat                   pattern

prev                 previous

rem                  remaining

rep                   repeat

rnd                  round

RS                    right side

sc                     single crochet

sk                     skip

sp                    space

st                     stitch

sts                    stitches

tog                  together

tr                      treble

tr tr                  treble treble

WS                   wrong side

y/o                   yarn over

yoh                  yarn over hook

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