# What does 6 times mean in crochet?

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## What does times 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 3 times mean in crochet?

[Sc in next 2 sts, (dc in next 3 stitches, sc in next 2 stitches) twice] three times would have you single crochet in each of the next two stitches, double crochet in each of the next three stitches, single crochet in each of the next two stitches, double crochet in each of the next three stitches, single crochet in …

## What does 1dc mean in crochet?

‘Double crochet (dc)’ is the same stitch as the American ‘single crochet (sc)’. Double crochet creates short and compact stitches. In this video we will show you how to create a double crochet.

## What does work even mean in crochet?

In a knitting or crochet pattern, work even simply means “keep doing whatever you’ve been doing without increasing or decreasing”. If you’ve been increasing, for example on a top-down hat, stop increasing and continue working on a constant number of stitches.

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Slip Stitch (ss)

## What does repeat in crochet mean?

It usually means the pattern’s repeat could start in the next row. Mikey uses the instructions in the repeat pattern row to give an idea on what the end of the row will look like.

## What does increase mean crochet?

Increasing involves crocheting 2 stitches in the same stitch.