logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Kennyman, laura22, MaryBeth-Hunting, CSW, joyce22
58328 Registered Users
Forum Stats
58,328 Registered Members
417 Forums
119,206 Topics
846,047 Posts

Most users ever online: 615 @ 04/22/15 10:11 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Nancy Roussy 210
Mona - Astronomy 130
"Rosie" 95
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 35
Angie 30
Celestine - Baptist Editor 25
Lynne - ChristianLiving 23
Angela - Drama Movies 20
Susan Helene Kramer 16
Korie - California/Yoga/Knitting Editor 13
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#806636 - 02/18/13 05:28 AM Need help understanding crochet pattern
sharken Offline
Newbie

Registered: 02/18/13
Posts: 2
Hi, I am new to the forum. I just started back crocheting again after many, many years. I am having trouble with a pattern. I think I am doing the right stitches but somehow it is not coming out correctly. Here is my question to you experts. Please interpret how you would go about doing *[YO twice, skip next 2 sc, insert hook in next sc, YO and pull up a loop, (YO and draw through 2 loops)twice]2times, YO and draw through all 3 loops on hook. Thanks so much in advance for your help.

Top
#806638 - 02/18/13 06:11 AM Re: Need help understanding crochet pattern [Re: sharken]
AuntieD Offline
Newbie

Registered: 08/10/09
Posts: 32
Loc: Alberta, Canada
ok, this looks to me as follows: skip 2 st, then start a trc, but don't finish the last part, leave 2 loops, then skip 2st, then do it again holding back the 2 loops on your hook, now you have 3 loops, YO and draw through to create a cluster. Then do it again. Not clear? do you have facebook? we can chat while you do it. Otherwise, we can find some other way. ~ Dee

Top
#806643 - 02/18/13 06:38 AM Re: Need help understanding crochet pattern [Re: AuntieD]
sharken Offline
Newbie

Registered: 02/18/13
Posts: 2
Thanks so much for your quick response to my question. I did do what you said, but I was only making one cluster thinking that was the 2 times. I guess the brackets confused me in thinking that in order to make the cluster I was repeating the instruction from the *a second time. I will let you know if it still not coming out correctly. Thanks again for your help.

Top
#806644 - 02/18/13 07:05 AM Re: Need help understanding crochet pattern [Re: sharken]
AuntieD Offline
Newbie

Registered: 08/10/09
Posts: 32
Loc: Alberta, Canada
The brackets were very confusing. It has to be taken one step at a time, and very often, a fresh pair of eyes helps immensely! You're very welcome. _ Dee

Top

Moderator:  Holly - Crochet Editor 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
What are you looking forward to today?
by Mona - Astronomy
Self Development
9 minutes 41 seconds ago
What did you SPEND money on today?
by Nancy Roussy
Frugal Living
Today at 03:43 PM
Earth from Space - beautiful images
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
Today at 09:57 AM
Cepheus the King
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
Today at 09:44 AM
How do you change the world?
by Nancy Roussy
Nonfiction Writing
Today at 08:29 AM
Citizen Science in the Electronic Age (updated)
by Mona - Astronomy
Astronomy
Today at 08:09 AM
Where are you and how is the weather?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
Today at 06:27 AM
What will you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
Today at 06:24 AM
What's your Typical Daily Menu?
by Nancy Roussy
Low Carb
Today at 06:16 AM
Did you dream last night?
by Nancy Roussy
Dreams
Today at 06:12 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
1 registered (Mona - Astronomy), 91 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2016 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.