Digital Representation of Crochet Symbols Sets


  • Elena Zaharieva-Stoyanova Technical University - Gabrovo, 4 H Dimitar str., 5300 Gabrovo, Bulgaria
  • Damyan Beshevliev Technical University - Gabrovo, 4 H Dimitar str., 5300 Gabrovo, Bulgaria



Crochet Software, Knitting Software, CAD Systems, Home Crafts, Digitalization, Computer-aided Design


This paper views problems related to the development of crochet software. It presents an approach for developing a software module representing crochet symbols for describing basic and advanced crochet stitches. The purpose is to develop a functionality that creates advanced crochet stitches made by combinations of basic ones. The module can be embedded in a crochet software to facilitate the process of crochet pattern design. The application is oriented to digital representation of crochet patterns, a part of old traditional costums and homemade textiles.


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How to Cite

Zaharieva-Stoyanova, E., & Beshevliev, D. (2018). Digital Representation of Crochet Symbols Sets. Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, 8, 159–164.

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