What does c2 mean in knitting?

C1/C2/C3: colour one/two/three. C3F: slip 2 stitches onto cable needle, hold at front of work, K1, K2 from cable needle. C3B: slip 2 stitches onto cable needle, hold at back of work, K1, K2 from cable needle. C3R: slip 1 stitch onto cable needle, hold at back of work, K2, K1 from cable needle.

What are the abbreviations for knitting?

Knit Abbreviations

Abbreviation Description
Sl1K Slip next stitch knitwise
Sl1P Slip next stitch purlwise
ssk Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together
st st stockinette stitch

What does C2 2l mean in knitting?

The 2/2 Cable Cross involves 2 stitches crossing over another 2 stitches. It’s worked over 4 stitches total, so here we have our 4 stitches ready and waiting on the left needle (LN). Step 2. Slip 2 stitches (one half of your 2/2 Cable Cross) purlwise from the LN to a cable needle (CN) or double-pointed needle (DPN).

What does C2BW mean?

Slip next st onto cable needle and hold at back of work, knit next st from left-hand needle, then knit st from cable needle. C2BW (Cross 2 Back on Wrong Side) Slip next st onto cable needle and hold at back (RS) of work, purl next st from left-hand needle, then purl st from cable needle. C2F (Cross 2 Front)

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What does Cr2B mean in knitting?

Cr2B = cross 2 back knit

Slip next stitch onto cable needle, leave in front of work, knit 1 then k1 from cable needle.

What does FC mean in knitting?

DK: Double knitting weight yarn. dpn (or dp): Double pointed needles. EON: End of needle. EOR: End of row. FC: Front cross.

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 TBL stand for in knitting?

(P TBL) means to purl through the back loop & (K TBL) means to knit through back loop! So, instead of knitting and purling through the front part of the loop as you normally would…you will just go through the back side of the loop!

What does k3 P3 mean in knitting?

First row – *K3, P3* – repeat from * to end. ​Second row – Knit to end.

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