Best answer: What does sl1 WYIF mean in knitting?

What is sl1 WYIF?

Sl1Pwyif = Slip next stitch purlwise with yarn in front of work.

What is sl1 knitting?

Instructions: To slip a stitch, abbreviated “Sl 1,” insert the right-hand needle into the stitch as if to purl (with needles tip-to-tip), and slide the stitch from the left-hand needle to the right needle without knitting or purling it.

What does STS stand for in knitting?

Sts generally means stitches. So it would be three stitches per inch to use your example. I think they have a knitting glossary on the site with different terms listed with the abbreviations.

What is YTB in knitting?

ytb: take yarn to back.

What does s11 mean in knitting?

That’s ‘slip 1 purl wise with the yarn in front’. With some fonts the 1 and l look alike. Move the yarn to the front, slip a stitch from left needle to the right as if you’re going to purl it, but don’t (just stick the right needle into it as if to purl), then bring the yarn back to knit 2 sts.

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