What is the abbreviation of knit?
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|kfb||knit 1 into front and back of a stitch; single knit increase|
|ksp||knit 1 stitch, slip this stitch from right needle to left needle, pass second stitch on left needle over first stitch and off left needle; return stitch to right needle; single right-leaning decrease|
What does every alternate row mean in knitting?
Welcome! Alternate means every other row. When you have to bind off stitches, you can’t do that at the end of a row, so you have to do it at the beginning of rows.
What does RM mean in knitting?
rm – remove marker. rnd(s) – round(s) RS – right side. s2kp2 – slip 1 stitch knitwise, slip 1 stitch knitwise, knit 1, pass 2 slipped stitches over knitted stitch [2 stitches decreased]
What does CB mean in knitting?
Cable front (cf) and cable back (cb)
When you transfer stitches onto a cable needle, you will either hold that needle to the front or back of your work while you knit the stitches from your left-hand (LH) needle.
What is Bor in knitting?
BOR. beginning of row (round)
What does knit 2 rounds even mean?
It means to knit without making increases or decreases – you’re keeping the stitch count `even’ or same as it was.
What is ALT in knitting?
alt: Alternate – worked on every other row or stitch. beg: Begin or beginning – to start as specified or position to be worked at or from, measured from or marked. cont: Continue – carry on working. dec: Decrease or decreasing – by working 2 or more stitches together.
What does Foll 3 alt rows mean?
foll alt row = following alternating row. This means that after the increase row you increase on every other row beginning with the second row after the first increase row. So in this case, since you increased on row 3, you will then increase on row 5 next.
What does knit 2 together mean?
Knit two together is the most basic method of decreasing stitches. It makes a decrease that slants slightly to the right and is often abbreviated as K2Tog or k2tog in patterns. To “knit two together” is just like making a regular knit stitch, but you work through two stitches instead of just one.
What does SP2P mean in knitting?
SP2P stands for slip one stitch as if to purl, p2tog, then pass slipped stitches over. This decrease is a left-leaning, double decrease, where you slip one stitch as if to purl, p2tog, and then pass the slipped stitch over the p2tog. This decrease turns three stitches into one (decreasing two).
What does Patt mean in knitting?
Generally when a pattern says patt as set to end of row, it means to knit the row to match the previous alternate rows in your stitch pattern without any further shaping. So where you had knit the two stitches together, you would p1.