Welcome to our glossary of knitting and crochet terms, abbreviations and acronyms. Please click on any of the links below to find either a glossary definition or an encyclopedia-style profile. Many of these pages include pictures and instructions in addition to basic information about the term.

Bruges Crochet

Chain Stitch (Crochet)


Double Crochet

Double Treble Crochet

End Off (Crochet)

Fabric Crochet

Fasten Off (Crochet) — See “End Off,” linked above.

Filet Crochet

Finish Off (Crochet) — See “End Off,” linked above.

Half Double Crochet


Rag Ball

Single Crochet

Tie Off (Crochet) — See “End Off,” linked above.

Treble Crochet

Triple Treble Crochet

Woven Crochet

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