Best answer: What does Inv stand for in crochet?

February 12, 2016 March 17, 2017 MJCarlos. When I crocheted my first amigurumi, the only decrease method I knew was single crocheting 2 stitches together.

What does Inv mean in crocheting?

Invisible Decrease for right-handers



DO NOT YARN OVER: Insert the hook into the front loop of the next stitch. To do this, you’ll need to swing the hook down first so you can insert the hook under the front loop. (3 loops on hook): Swing hook down…

What does 4sc INC mean?

The “inc, 1 sc” within the brackets means you will make an increase (so 2 single crochet stitches) in the next stitch, followed by 1 single crochet stitch in the stitch after that.

What’s an invisible decrease?

(invisible) decrease (abbreviation: dec)



The invisible decrease is an alternative method of decreasing which will make your decrease stitch look much like the other stitches in the row, resulting in a smoother and more even crochet fabric. Inset the hook in the front loop of the second stitch (1).

What does 4sc INC mean in crochet?

Patterns that say “inc in next st all round” mean the same thing. Translation: Work one single crochet in the next stitch.

What does 3 sc mean in crochet?

3 single crochet increase instructions



Work the third single crochet stitch inserting your hook in same stitch. You’ve made two complete single crochet stitch increase. Repeat the preceding steps at the next place of increase.

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Is Sc2Tog the same as DEC?

Sc2Tog as an Abbreviation



For example, you may see it as dec sc or sc dec (for decreasing in single crochet).

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