Knit Long (KL)
What does K1 P1 K1 across mean?
Many times patterns will say: knit the knit stitches and purl the purl stitches. … Parentheses are used to indicate a group of stitches that are to be worked together into a stitch, such as: “(K1, P1, K1) in next st.” That means you will work all of those stitches in one stitch, which makes a popcorn st.
What do the abbreviations means in knitting?
k means a knit stitch (passing through the previous loop from below) and p means a purl stitch (passing through the previous loop from above). Thus, “k2, p2”, means “knit two stitches, purl two stitches”. Similarly, sl st describes a slip stitch, whereas yarn-overs are denoted with yo.
What does MS mean in knitting?
Thanks, it was moss stitch!
What is PM knitting?
Place Marker (pm)
Well, when the pattern calls for this, you’d simply place a stitch marker on the right needle after the last worked stitch. As you continue to knit, you will come across this marker on every row or round thereafter.
What does Patt mean in knitting?
YOUR ANSWER. 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.
What does ending on a purl row mean?
When a pattern says to ‘end on’ something it’s the last thing worked. To end on P row means you’ve just worked it.
What does N1 mean in knitting?
N1: knit one, slip one, knit one and pass the slipped stitch over it, knit the remaining stitches.
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 RT and LT mean in knitting?
Today’s tutorial is on the Left Twist (LT) & Right Twist (RT) Stitches. These are great stitches that provides a faux cable look without the cable needles!