What does WS and RS mean in knitting?
You will see this often mentioned in Knitting Patterns, with the abbreviation RS for Right Side & WS for Wrong Side.
What does ending with RS facing mean?
therefore: Knitting Tips – Ending with a Right side Row. Ending with a right side row means that you complete a right side row before moving on to the next instruction in your pattern. So, in the next step, the wrong side is facing you (bumpy side).
Does the cast on row count as Row 1?
The cast on itself is not counted, however, some cast on methods create both a cast on and a knitted row. For example, the most popular cast on, the long tail method, creates both a cast on and a knitted row. So in this case, you would count that as the first row.
What does STS mean in knitting?
Sts generally means stitches. So it would be three stitches per inch to use your example. I think they have a knitting glossary on the site with different terms listed with the abbreviations.
What does rib 2 mean in knitting?
It’s almost identical to the 1×1 Rib Stitch, but is made by alternating 2 knit and 2 purl stitches in every Is used to add elasticity to knitted fabric, in particular for sweater cuffs and necklines, as a border for hats, mittens, and socks, or even for the whole garment to make it ideally fitted.