Best answer: What does BOM mean in knitting?

What does DEC D mean in knitting?

slip 2 stitches as if to knit, pass the stitches to the left needle, knit both stitches together through the back loop; 1 st dec’d. sssk. slip 3 stitches as if to knit, pass the stitches to the left needle, knit all 3 stitches together through the back loop; 2 sts dec’d.

What does k2 mean in knitting?

These letters are usually followed by a number that tells you how many stitches to work – so K2 means “knit two stitches”.

What are the abbreviations for knitting?

Knitting Abbreviations Explained

Knitting Abbreviation Explanation
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 does rib 2 together mean?

HELP. suzeeq August 23, 2016, 3:50pm #2. That just means work 6 stitches in your rib pattern, then do the next 2sts together in whatever stitch comes nets. So if you’re at the beginning of the row – k2 p2, k2, p2tog, then k2 after that.

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 ending on a purl row mean?

When a pattern says to ‘end on’ something it’s the last thing worked. To end on P row means you’ve just worked it.

What does NB stand for in knitting?

MC/SC: main/second colour. NB: st + its yarn over counts as one, so knit together next 3 loops (or 2sts) P purl stitch.

What does rib 5 mean in knitting?

Rib 5. Row 9: Knit.] This means that you will rib for 5 rows. In other words, k1, p1, k1, etc. until the end of the row.