How to Use the Crochet Translator

Step 1: Copy the your pattern straight from your PDF or webpage.

Step 2: Paste your pattern into the box on the left, or simply type straight into the box.

Step 3: Select whether you want to translate from US to UK terms or UK to US terms.

Step 4: Click ‘translate’ and enjoy being able to instantly work on your pattern in whatever terms you’re most comfortable with!

Please note: the Translator is currently in testing mode. If you have any feedback for us please contact us to let us know how to make it better!

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Crochet Stitch Guide

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Crochet Hook Sizes

When you’re new to crochet – and sometimes even when you’re not – all the different terms can get pretty confusing. Not only do we have different terms for stitches, but there are different names for hooks! Before you get

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Yarn Guide

Not only do we have different terms for crochet stitches and crochet hooks, there are different names for yarns as well! Below we have a list of the most common names for different types of yarns, as well as suggested

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