# Question: What does 6x mean in crochet?

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Translation: Work six single crochets in the next six stitches (one in each). Then decrease over the next two stitches. Repeat the pattern in asterisks 6 times.

## What does 2x mean in crochet?

The two times just means you do what is inside the brackets twice in a row. So, if you write it out fully, you would: inc, sc 8, inc, sc 8. That totals 20 stitches for the entire round: 2 stitches for the increase, 8 single crochet stitches, 2 stitches for the increase, 8 single crochet stitches = 20 stitches.

## What does increase 6 times mean in crochet?

An increase means you make two single crochet stitches into the same stitch. You have 6 stitches from the previous round to crochet into, therefore you will be making 6 increases total.

## What does S mean in crochet?

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.

## What does 1sc 1inc mean?

3. [ 1sc, 1inc] x 6 (18) Round 3: Repeat the following 6 times: 1 single crochet, then 1 increase. You should have 18 stitches.

## What does 6 mean in crochet?

Sometimes a pattern may be more explicit and say “6 sc” (meaning there should be 6 single crochet stitches), but often the type of stitch is left out, leaving just a number.

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## What does 2ch mean in crochet?

Now you have 15 chains and the pattern says to “sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each. ch across”. That means that you look at your chain, count the first chain away from the hook, which you will skip, then work a single crochet in the 2nd chain away from the hook.

## What does 5sc mean in crochet?

rnd 5-8: sc in each st around (18, 4 rnds) This just means that for rounds 5, 6, 7, AND 8, you are simply crocheting 1 single crochet stitch into each stitch.

## What does SC mean in crochet?

(crochet) How To – Single Crochet (sc) – Absolute Beginners – YouTube.

## What does H mean in crochet?

H: hdc = half double crochet. hk = hook.

## What does Rd mean in crochet?

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Abbreviation Description
rnd round
RS right side
sc single crochet
sc2tog single crochet 2 stitches together

## What does TC mean in crochet?

A treble crochet (sometimes called triple crochet) is taller than a double crochet and is made by working two yarn overs at the start of the stitch, instead of one yarn over as for double crochet.

## What does 3inc mean in crochet?

3 single crochet increase instructions

Work the third single crochet stitch inserting your hook in same stitch. You’ve made two complete single crochet stitch increase.