Quick Answer: What does DD stand for in knitting?

It involves knitting three stitches together as though they were one stitch. Completing a k3tog creates a double decrease in your knitting because where once there were three stitches; there is now only one stitch. This decrease slants to the right.

What is TW knitting?

Tw. Twist stitch. This is made by knitting from the back part of the. loop. The right needle is put in behind the left needle, and passes.

What are the abbreviations for knitting?

Knitting Abbreviations Explained

Knitting Abbreviation Explanation
sc single crochet
sk skip
sk2p slip1, knit 2 tog, pass slipped stitch over. (a double decrease)
SKP aka skpo “Slip, Knit, Pass.” Slip a stitch, knit the next stitch, pass the slipped stitch over the knit one. The same as: sl1, k1, psso

How do you dec2 in knitting?

Slip first stitch and yarn over onto right needle as if to knit together, purl 1, pass the slipped stitch and yarn-over over the purled stitch, slip the stitch back onto left needle, pass stitch and yarn-over over the stitch placed back on left needle, then to finish slip the remaining stitch onto the right needle (= 2 …

What does tw 2 mean in knitting?

Short version: Skip the first stitch, knit the second stitch normally but don’t slip it off, twist around so you can knit the skipped stitch normally and slip both loops off the left needle. You start out with 2 stitches and end up with 2 stitches having knitted them out of order. This makes a mini-cable.

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What does T4L mean in knitting?

T4L is a cable twist leaning to the left, involving knitted stitches leaning to the left over a background of purl sts.

What does M stand for in knitting?

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Abbreviation Description
m marker
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 does FB mean in a knitting pattern?

Knitting in the front and back of the same stitch is one way to increase the row by one stitch. In this video we will show you how to increase a stitch using the knit front back method. This technique is used in the Freya Fingerless Gloves Knitting Kit and the Bisous Cardigan Knitting Kit.

What is a group of knitters called?

a needle of knitters. a skein of knitters.

How do you decrease at the end of a knitting row?

Decrease at the end of a row, called “K2tog”.

  1. Knit till there are 3 stitches remaining on the needle.
  2. Knit 2 together. ( K2tog)
  3. Knit the last stitch.
  4. You have now decreased one stitch.
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