What is a double treble crochet in US terms?

What is an American double crochet in English?

For example, a US double crochet (UK treble) has two yarnovers (hence, double in US terms), but three loops on the hook after pulling up a loop from the stitch.

What is double treble in UK terms?

Abbreviation: dtr. These instructions are given in UK terminology. ‘Double treble crochet (dtr)’ is the same stitch as the American ‘triple crochet (trc)’. Double treble crochet is one of the taller stitches.

Is a double crochet the same as a treble?

So for example, the American single crochet is the same as the British double crochet.

What’s different?

American Crochet British Crochet
Single crochet Double crochet
Half double crochet Half treble crochet
Double crochet Treble crochet
Treble crochet Double treble crochet

What is UK treble crochet in US terms?

Treble crochet in UK terms or double crochet in US terms is a taller stitch than double crochet (UK). It is around twice as tall as double crochet which means that your work will grow more quickly with this stitch, in the same way as a wall would grow more quickly if you used taller bricks.

How do you tell if a crochet pattern is US or UK?

But if not stated, an easy way to spot if a pattern is written in US or UK terms is to see if “single crochet” or “sc” is written anywhere. If you spot a single crochet stitch, you know for sure that the pattern is in US terms. If not, you can’t be completely sure, but most likely the pattern is in UK terms.

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