The Bead Stitch is the width of two stitches. Because of this, you want to set your piece up using an even number of stitches. I like to have one double crochet on each end of a bead row. This provides something for you to work into (or around) when adding a border, and offers the fabric a bit more stability.
What is BST in crochet?
Bead stitch (bst) – *yarn over, insert the hook behind the previous double crochet from front to back, yarn over and pull up a loop* Repeat from * to * 2 more times (3 times total = 7 loops on the hook). Yarn over and pull through 6 loops, yarn over and pull through remaining loops on the hook.
What does FO mean in crochet?
FO. Finished Object. This is just what it says. A knit or crochet project that is entirely finished – including hiding the yarn ends … The opposite of an FO might be OTN, PHD, WIP or UFO.
What does SPS mean in crochet?
It is sometimes shown as sp(s), which means spaces. You also may see ch-sp, which means chain space. Sp or sp(s) means you will crochet into the space between stitches. Ch-sp means, when crocheting a chain, you will skip a stitch and work into the next.
What does M mean in crochet?
hdc2tog: half double crochet 2 stitches together. hk: hook. inc: increase. lp: loop. m: marker.
How do you do a bean stitch?
Insert Hook into stitch, yarn over pull up a loop, yarn over insert into same stitch, yarn over pull up a loop, yarn over insert into stitch again, yarn over pull up a loop, you should have 6 loops on your hook. Yarn over and pull through all 6 loops on the hook. Chain stitch to complete bean stitch.