Spanish Crochet Terms

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Spanish Crochet Terms

There's some wonderful Spanish crochet work out there, and these translations may help:

chain stitch = cadaneta

slip stitch = cadaneta

single crochet = punto bajo

half double crochet = medio punto alto

double crochet = punto alto

treble crochet = punto alto doble



2/28/2011 10:14:03 AM
mtrevino said:

what does punto raso mean? answer: looks like that term is actually an embroidery term for "brick stitch shading". Here's an example of it --

3/28/2012 4:44:56 PM
Brenda said:

what does para o corpinho em cinza faca 6 corr e feche com mean?

response: It seems to be Portuguese. I think it means something about for the part of the pattern that is "a little body in grey", you are supposed to cut and close to 6 chains.

12/3/2012 4:14:54 PM
cindy said:

What does punto enano clavado por detrás y 2 v. más abajo y 1 punto de cadeneta para subir a la v. correspondiente mean? I am new to crochet so my friend is helping me. I get the separate terms but don't know exactly how to tell my friend.

answer: I think it means "firmly slip stitch from behind and 2 v. below and 1 chain stitch to climb the corresponding v." I don't know what "v." stands for, but will post when I find out! Hope this helps.

12/5/2012 11:15:36 AM
Cindy said:

Thank you! I too don't know what the v. stands for except possibly vuelta which I think would stand for round in crochet terms, as it can mean "turn" in Spanish. answer: oh, that makes sense, great to know, thank you!

2/25/2015 7:07:25 PM
Jackie said:

Can you tell me what the abbreviation for WFP in Spanish mean in a crochet pattern


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