How To Read & Understand A Pattern


In this great class our professional in house design Sophie chats with Brittany about how to read and understand crochet patterns and diagrams. Often people struggle a bit with the abbreviations, and especially with understanding how diagrams work - Sophie helps to demystify all of this and more including:

  • Understanding the structure of a written pattern
  • The key points in patterns
  • Crochet abbreviations
  • Structure of crochet symbol charts
  • Translating terms from UK to US and vice versa
  • How to interpret stitch specific information in a pattern
  • Understanding gauge and tension
  • Understanding the math of crochet patterns
  • How to read crochet charts and graphs