What does OL mean in crochet?

What are the abbreviations for crocheting?

Crochet abbreviations are a way to shorten a certain crochet stitch name inside patterns.

Abbreviations for Basic Crochet Stitches.

Abbreviation Term
hdc half double crochet
tr treble crochet or triple crochet
dtr double treble crochet
trtr triple treble crochet

What does FO mean in crochet?

FO. Finished Object. This is just what it says. A knit or crochet project that is entirely finished – including hiding the yarn ends … The opposite of an FO might be OTN, PHD, WIP or UFO.

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 RND mean in crochet?

rnd: round. RS: right side. sc: single crochet. sc2tog: single crochet 2 stitches together.

What does FM mean in crochet?

Crochet Terminology and Abbreviations

US/CANADA UK/AUS/NZ GERMAN/ DEUTCH
single crochet = sc double crochet = dc FM = feste Masche
st = stitch st = stitch M = Masche
slip stitch = sl st slip stitch = sl st KM = Kettmasche
half double crochet = hdc half treble crochet = htr hStb = halbes Stäbchen

What is STB in crochet?

double crochet (dc) Stäbchen (Stb)

Is the turning chain a stitch?

When the Turning Chain Doesn’t Count as a Stitch

This swatch and stitch chart begins with a foundation chain of 14 and has 11 stitches across each row, because the turning chain does not count as a stitch. … There are the same number of stitches in each row, not counting the turning chain on each row as a stitch.

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How long should it take to crochet a blanket?

It takes over 20 hours on average to crochet a blanket. Casual crocheters can finish an average blanket in a month or two, but time frames change depending on how intricate the pattern is and how thick the yarn is, ranging from a week to a year.