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Abbreviation Definition
** repeat instructions following the asterisks as directed
alt Alternate
approx Approximately
beg Beginning
bet Between
BL Back loop(s)
bo (knit) Bind off
bo (crochet) Bobble
BP Back post
BPdc Back post double crochet
BPsc Back post single crochet
BPtr Back post treble crochet
Cc Contrasting color
ch Chain stitch
ch- Chain or space previously made
ch-sp Chain space
CL Cluster
cm Centimeters
cn Cable needle
co Cast on
cont Continue
dc Double crochet
dc2tog Double crochet 2 stitches together
dec Decrease
dpn Double pointed needles
dtr Double treble
fl Front loops
foll Follows
FP Front post
FPdc Front post double crochet
FPsc Front post single crochet
FPtr Front post treble crochet
g Gram
hdc Half double crochet
inc Increase
inc Increase
k Knit
k2tog Knit two together
kwise Knitwise
lh Left hand
lps Loops
m Meters
m1 Make one stitch
mc Main color
mm Millimeter
oz Ounces
p Purl
p Picot
p2tog Purl two together
pat Pattern
pm Place marker
prev Previous
psso Pass slipped stitch over
Pwise Purlwise
Rem Remaining
rep Repeat(s)
rh Right hand
rnds Rounds
Rs Right side
sc Single crochet
sc2tog Single crochet 2 stitches together
sk Skip
sk2p Slip 1, knit 2 together, pass slip stitch over the knit 2 together;
2 stitches have been decreased
Skp Slip, knit, pass stitch over—one stitch decreased
sl Slip
Sl st Slip stitch
sl1k slip 1 knitwise
sl1p Slip 1 purlwise
sp(s) Space(s)
ssk Slip, slip, knit these 2 stiches together—a decrease
sssk Slip, slip, slip, knit 3 stitches together
St st Stockinette stitch
st(s) Stitch(es)
tbl Through back loop
tbl Through back loop
tch Turning chain
tog Together
tr Treble crochet
trtr Triple treble crochet
ws Wrong side
wyib With yarn in back
Wyif With yarn in front
yds Yards
yfwd Yarn forward
Yo Yarn over
yoh Yarn over hook
yon Yarn over needle
yrn Yarn around needle
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