Slip 2 stitches together, knit one stitch, pass the slipped stitches over (together). ch: Chain using crochet hook.
What does Ch mean in knitting?
Knitting Abbreviations Explained
|ch||chain (using crochet hook). Start with a slip knot.|
|cn||cable needle: short knitting needle, used as an aid in the twisting of a cable.|
|CO||cast on / off|
What does BB mean in knitting?
B = bobble. B = Back of stitch. b = in back of stitch. BC = Back Cross. beg M = beginning marker.
What does CF 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. In the pattern this will be written as either cf (cable front) or cb (cable back).
What does M stand for in knitting?
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|M1 or M1K||make one stitch knitwise; single knit increase|
|M1R||make one right; single right-leaning knit increase|
|M1L||make one left; single left-leaning knit increase|
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.
How does gauge work in knitting?
Gauge is just a measure of how big your stitches are. Gauge has two parts: stitches and rows. This means gauge is measuring both the width of your stitches and the height of your stitches. Not all knitters stitch the same way: Some of us tend to knit tighter stitches while others have a very loose technique.
How do you c3b in knitting?
C3F A left slanting cable; keep the first two stitches on a cable needle and hold it to the front. Knit the next stitch from your left needle.