Crochet cheat sheet

or, "yo draw, I heard you like dc in your st"

Basics

Name Abbreviation Definition
Insert Through through Insert hook through a stitch.
Yarn Over yo Loop yarn over hook.
Draw draw Draw outermost loop or stitch on hook through next-outermost.
Turn turn Turn work (toward you) to other side; start new row.
Skip sk Skip over the next stitch which you would insert through.

For purposes of the above, a stitch (st) is made upon drawing through the last remaining loop on the hook.

Stitches

Name Abbreviation Execution Height
Chain Stitch ch yo draw N/A
Slip Stitch sl st through yo draw 2 0
Single Crochet sc through yo draw yo draw 2 1
Single Crochet Decrease sc dec / sc2tog (through yo draw) 2 yo draw 3 1
Half Double Crochet h dc yo through yo draw yo draw 3 2
Double Crochet dc yo through yo draw (yo draw 2) 2 3
Double Crochet Decrease dc dec / dc2tog (yo through yo draw yo draw 2) 2 yo draw 3 3
Foundation Double Crochet ? yo through yo draw ch (yo draw 2) 2 3
Treble Crochet tr yo 2 through yo draw (yo draw 2) 3 4
Double Treble Crochet d tr yo 3 through yo draw (yo draw 2) 4 5?
Triple Treble Crochet tr tr yo 4 through yo draw (yo draw 2) 5 6?