What are the abbreviations for 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 is knitting Po?
YOUR ANSWER. P0 does usually mean purl 0 and sometimes occurs in patterns with multiple sizes. The numbers are right in the pattern. This bit “PO (P1; P2; P1, K1, P1)” gives different instructions for each of the sizes.
What does CB mean in knitting?
Cable front (cf) and cable back (cb)
When you transfer stitches onto a cable needle, you will either hold that needle to the front or back of your work while you knit the stitches from your left-hand (LH) needle.
What does k0 in knitting mean?
In patterns that include various sizes, zeros are sometimes necessary. For example, k0 (0,1) means if you are making the smallest or middle size, you would do nothing, and if you are making the largest size, you would k1.
What is PO and KO in knitting?
to. Samantha, I would interpret KO and PO to mean bring the wool around. the needle: KO, knitwise and PO, purlwise. Then knit or purl whatever. number of stitches the pattern calls for.
What does SLM mean in knitting?
What does SM, SLM, slip marker, mean in a knitting pattern? SM and SLM are both short for the term “slip marker”. When your knitting pattern tells you to slip marker the marker shall keep its place between the same two stitches. All you have to do is move it (slip it ) from one needle to the other.
What does pm mean in American knitting?
Stitch markers are used to mark the beginning of a round or a point where you want to increase or decrease. They can also be helpful with counting stitches while casting on. Abbreviation: Place marker – pm, slip marker – sl m. Skill: Easy.