Quick Answer: What does SM slip marker mean in knitting?

What is the difference between a place marker and a slip marker in knitting?

The difference is that you first place the marker, where the pattern tells you to do so. When you come to that marker next time, you do what the pattern tells you, and then slip that marker. That means that you transfer it from the left needle over to the right needle.

What is another word for marker?

What is another word for marker?

arrow indicator
pointer signpost
hand sign
waypost mark
milepost index

What is a BOR marker?

BOR – Beginning of Round or Beginning of Round Marker.

At the end of each round, you will slip this marker from the left-hand to the right-hand needle, leaving it in place.

What does BOR mean in knitting?

BOR – beginning of round. BM – before marker. CC – contrasting color. CDD – centered double decrease: slip 2 stitches as if to knit 2 together, knit 1, pass 2 slipped stitches over [2 stitches decreased] CO – cast on.

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