Frequent question: How do you knit p0?

What does P0 mean in knitting?

YOUR ANSWER. P0 does usually mean purl 0 and sometimes occurs in patterns with multiple sizes. The numbers are right in the pattern. This bit “PO (P1; P2; P1, K1, P1)” gives different instructions for each of the sizes.

What does K1 0 mean?

The first part – K1 (0) – tells you what to do for your size. If you’re making the smaller one k1, if you’re making the larger on, don’t, go on to the p1. Across, means you repeat across the whole row. It’s shorter than writing out –

What knit zero?

That’s `knit zero’. In the size you’re making you don’t knit a stitch, other sts may have you k 1 or 2, but you would just k2tog, k2tog. tarrentella August 23, 2016, 11:36am #3. quite often patterns will be written for several sizes but will be writen in a standard form.

What does S1 in knitting mean?

S1 is a knitting abbreviation for “slip stitch,” which means to pass the next stitch over to the opposite needle without knitting or purling it. There are multiple places where a slip stitch can be useful, whether it be decreasing a hat or creating a nice even edge on a piece of work.

What does SSK mean in knitting?

How to Slip Slip Knit (SSK) More Neatly. Does your k2tog look neater than your ssk? Depending on how you knit, this neater way to ssk may neaten up your decrease stitches – give it a try!

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What does ending with a WS row mean?

When your pattern tells you to end on a wrong side row it means that the last row you knit is the one on the wrong side (hidden side) of your project. So if you are knitting in stocking stitch (stockinette) the last row you work is a purl row so that you are ready to knit the next row.

What does asterisk mean in knitting?

Asterisks. Asterisks indicate the beginning of a stitch sequence. Patterns often ask you to return to an asterisk in order to repeat the sequence until an indicated place in the pattern (often to the end of the row, round, or next marker, and sometimes to a certain number of stitches before that point) .

What does NB mean 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.