# Your question: What does dc2 INC mean in crochet?

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Step 2 – make an increase stitch – also known as double crochet two stitches into the next stitch (dc2 in the next st) The asterisks indicate that these steps need to be repeated and, in this row, 4 times (making it eight steps in total).

## What does INC mean in crochet terms?

The Basic Increase for Crochet (INC)

Increasing is a method of shaping your work. By working multiple stitches into the same stitch you can make your work bigger in certain spots.

## What does 2dc INC mean in crochet?

2dc. (Insert hook in stitch, yoh and pull a loop through so that you have 2 loops on the hook. Yoh and pull through the 2 loops on the hook) twice.

## What is dc3 in crochet?

The double crochet 3 together (dc3tog) stitch is worked over 3 stitches and is a way to decrease by 2 stitches at a time. If you’re familiar with the dc2tog stitch or dc clusters, this is very similar.

## What does Inc x6 mean in crochet?

You’re placing a single crochet in the first stitch. (Sc) In the second stitch, you’ll place 2 single crochet stitches. (Inc) Then you’ll repeat what you did in the first and second stitches for a total of 6 more times. 1.

## What does Dec mean in crochet?

Double crochet decrease (dc dec): Work a double crochet in the specified stitch until two loops remain on the hook (see illustration 4).

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## What does STS mean in crochet?

tr = treble crochet. st/sts = stitch/stitches. tog = together. prev = previous. RS = right side.