The acronym CAL means Crochet Along, just as KAL is Knit Along and MAL is Make Along. Whatever kind of Along it is, it’s usually a themed virtual get together where everyone makes the same thing. For fun. The CAL I’m hosting is the Granny CAL and the idea is to crochet something in the granny stitch.
What is crochet Cal?
CAL – Crochet Along, a project in which a new part of the pattern is released every week or fortnight. A crochet along is a great way to work on the same project with people from all over the world.
What is a Cal in knitting?
CAL / KAL. Crochet ALong / Knit ALong. When a group of crafters crochet or knit the same pattern at the same time; sharing progress, support and motivation.
What does the crochet term Hoth mean?
HOTH = hot off the hook.
What are some crochet terms?
Common US Crochet Terms, and Abbreviations:
- ch = chain.
- sp = space.
- ch-sp = chain space (can also be written as ch-1 sp, ch-2 sp, etc.)
- sl st = slip stitch.
- sk st = skip stitch.
- sc = single crochet.
- hdc = half double crochet.
- dc = double crochet.
What is a knit along?
A Knit Along is very much about taking time to enjoy the creative process and picking up new ideas as you go along.So, what IS a Knitalong? It’s a thread of posts and comments, often with images, from a group of people who are all tackling the same project.
Will there be a Scheepjes Cal 2021?
We are hugely disappointed that we have to say we will not be offering a Scheepjes CAL in 2021.
What do you call knitters and crocheters?
Alternatives to hooker are things like “fiber artist,” “crafter,” or “yarnie”. Those three terms above are usually used when the person does MORE than just crochet. … Or, someone who calls themselves a yarnie may crochet, knit, and overall just LOVE yarn.
What does FO mean in crocheting?
FO = finished object. This term is not necessarily used in crochet patterns but it is a common abbreviation used among crafters when talking about their work online.
What does going frogging mean?
A lot of us, who are keen on frogs, often say to one another, “We’re going frogging”. … “You’re going what?!” In short, ‘frogging’ basically means to go in search of frogs (I doubt it’s in the dictionary).
What does frog back mean?
In the world of knitting, the term “frogging” means to rip out rows of stitches to get back to where you made a mistake.
What does M mean in crochet?
hdc2tog: half double crochet 2 stitches together. hk: hook. inc: increase. lp: loop. m: marker.