What does Left Front mean in knitting?

What is left front in knitting?

It’s the left side as you wear it mercedes. 24/04/2008 23:33 Miaou. I’m doing a wrap cardi for my dd atm and I found it useful to write out the increases and cross off as I did each row, eg “inc 1 st in 1st and every foll 6th row” I would write as: 1 inc. 3.

When knitting which is the right front?

Front and back refer to the orientation of the fabric as you are knitting it. The front is the side you are looking at as you knit. Sometimes the right side is at the front and sometimes the wrong side is at the front.

What does front edge mean in knitting?

right: As in “beginning at right front neck edge.” Refers to right as opposed to left. When a pattern specifies a right front, it means the front that would be on your right side as you would wear it.

What does ending with a RS row mean in knitting?

End with RS row’ means you’ve just finished knitting it.

What does ending with a WS row mean?

When your pattern tells you to end on a wrong side row it means that the last row you knit is the one on the wrong side (hidden side) of your project. So if you are knitting in stocking stitch (stockinette) the last row you work is a purl row so that you are ready to knit the next row.

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What does K1 mean in knitting?

For example, the instruction “K1, * sl 1, k3; rep from * to last st, k1” means that you knit 1 stitch, then you work the stitches between the asterisks (slip 1 stitch and knit 3 stitches) over and over until you reach the last stitch of the row, which you knit.

What is every foll alt row in knitting?

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 work even in knitting mean?

In a knitting or crochet pattern, work even simply means “keep doing whatever you’ve been doing without increasing or decreasing”. … Rows 1, 3 and 5 (RS): K1, ssk, knit to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1—2 sts decreased. Rows 2, 4 and 6: Purl. Rows 7-10: Work even.