Read Crochet Patterns

Read Crochet Patterns

Learn how to read crochet patterns with our 34-minute tutorial presentation on breaking down a pattern. From the basics of obvious information to the substitution of words to abbreviations. How about learning the repeats or even the difference between instruction verses reference.

The video is broken down into 14 segments. You can play the entire video to watch from start to finish but there is a menu that appears after my introduction of the 14 chapters with minute markers. You can fast forward if you wish if you are looking for something specific.

  1. Know-How to Learn
  2. Abbreviation Keys
  3. Substitution of Abbreviations to Real Words
  4. Punctuation and Plurals
  5. Contractions of Abbreviations Used with Each Other
  6. When Abbreviations are Defined in Instructions, not Abbreviation Key
  7. Colour Coding with Alphabet
  8. Multiple Sizes used in One Pattern
  9. Repeats, From Asterix, Brackets and More
  10. Tips for Reading Patterns
  11. Gauges and Why they Are Important
  12. Instruction verses References
  13. Fastening Off VS Break
  14. Behind the Scenes of Pattern Writing

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