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Abreviations - UK/Australia Crochet Stitch Names


Crochet stitch names in the United States differ from those used in the UK and Australia.  Use this chart to compare.

U.S. Terms           
UK/Australia Terms
Chain (ch)
Chain (ch)
Slip Stitch (sl st)
Single Crochet (sc)
Single Crochet (sc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Half Double Crochet (hdc)
Half Treble (htr)
Double Crochet (dc)
Treble (tr)
Treble Crochet (tr)
Double Treble (dtr)
Double Treble (dtr)
Triple Treble (triptr or trtr)
Yarn Over (yo)
Yarn Over Hook (yoh or yrh)

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