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What are the abbreviations in knitting?
Knitting Abbreviations Explained
|kb||knit stitch in row below English or Continental (Infrequently used for knit through the back loop; see K tbl)|
|kll||knit left loop. An increase|
|krl||knit right loop. An increase|
|kwise||knitwise. Insert right needle into the stitch as if to knit it|
What does K and P mean 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).
What does sk2togpo mean in knitting?
sk2p/sk2togpo. slip 1 stitch, knit 2 stitches together, pass slipped stitch over the knit 2 together stitches.
Is SSK the same as PSSO?
I don’t understand the differences!” Some of you might even be surprised to learn that the ssk and the sl-k1-psso do the same thing!
Is SKP the same as SSK?
SKP is an easy left-leaning decrease that gives basically the same effect as an SSK or slip, slip, knit. You may see it used in combination with k2tog (knit two together) to produce symmetrical decreases on each side of your knitted object. Decreases are done to narrow or taper your knitting piece.
What does k3 mean in knitting?
k3, *p1, k1; rep from *, k3. This means you would knit 3 stitches to begin. Then purl 1 and knit 1. Repeat this across the entire row until you get to the last 3 stitches and then knit those 3 stitches.