What is the abbreviation of knit?

What is the abbreviation of knit?

Knitting Abbreviations Explained

Knitting Abbreviation Explanation
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 WB mean in knitting?

move yarn between the needles
wb – move yarn between the needles to the back of the work. wf – move yarn between the needles to the front of the work. wl bk – move yarn between the needles to the back of the work. wl fwd – move yarn between the needles to the front of the work. wrn – wrap yarn around needle.

Is yon the same as yo in knitting?

Yarn over knitting is one of the abbreviations that seems to confuse many beginners. This instruction is also sometimes called Yarn Round Needle or just Yarn Over. The short form of this knitting instruction is YO, YON or YRN.

What does PK mean in knitting?

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Abbreviation Definition*
pk purl then knit into stitch
pm place marker
p2tog purl 2 stitches together
pfb purl into front and then back of stitch

What does sspp2 stand for in knitting terms?

Feel free to reference the list as necessary when working through your next pattern! SSPP2 – slip 2 stitches knitwise; return the stitches to left needle and slip them through back loops; purl 1, pass 2 slipped stitches over purl stitch; centered double decrease

What are the abbreviations for knitting in English?

Knitting Abbreviations: G–L 1 g st – garter stitch 2 grp – group 3 inc – increase 4 k – knit 5 k tbl – knit stitch through back loop 6 k1B – knit stitch in row below 7 kfb – knit 1 into front and back of stitch 8 kll – knit left loop 9 krl – knit right loop 10 k2tog – knit two stitches together

What does DK stand for in knitting terms?

DK = double knitting weight yarn; not to be confused with double knitting – which is a popular knitting technique that does not specifically require it. DPNS = Double-pointed needles; you need them to knit in the round using either 3 or 4 needles.

What does llpi stand for in knitting terms?

LLPI = left lifted purl increase; also known as PLL – purl left loop or PLLI – purled left loop increase M1L = Make one left; a left-leaning increase. M1 = Make one; the most simple knitting increase; often also used to refer to just any increase. M1R = Make one right; a right-leaning increase.