To help beginners, I show the main technical detail drawings for proper interpretation.
It is extremely important to become familiar with them and be able to read any instruction.
|Knot the loop||
|Cut the loop||Slip Stitch|
|Simple Crochet ||Half Double Crochet |
|Double Crochet ||Treble Crochet |
|Double Treble Crochet ||Popcorn Stitch|
|Picot Stitch||Double Crochet closed together|
|Double Treble Crochet on relief||Crossed Double Crochet|
Picot Stitch: 3 o 4 ch, 1 d.c on 1° ch.
Popcorn Stitch: 3 incomplete d.c on same ch. an close them together.
Double Treble Crochet on relief: 1 d.tr. stung the hook from behind of d. tr. Of previous row.
Crossed Double Crochet: Jump 1 ch, 1 d.c and 1 d.c on 1 ch previously jumped.
Interpreting of the *:
Rep from * to *: Means you have to repeat a certain number of stitches that come together to form the pattern, called: basic drawing. Repeat X number of times.
Rep. from ** to **: It indicates an additional repeat within a basic drawing.
Rep. from ** to *: It indicates that you should repeat the sequence of stitches reading the outline backwards.