What does s2kpo mean?
It is – slip 2 stitches knitwise, knit the next stitch and then pass the slipped stitches over the knitted stitch. By another name it is a centred double decrease. Two happy knitters.
What does knit 2 together mean?
Knit two together is the most basic method of decreasing stitches. It makes a decrease that slants slightly to the right and is often abbreviated as K2Tog or k2tog in patterns. To “knit two together” is just like making a regular knit stitch, but you work through two stitches instead of just one.
What are the abbreviations for knitting?
|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 is moss stitch?
Moss stitch, along with its cousin the seed stitch, is a classic textured knitting stitch. It’s made by alternating knits and purls every stitch and changing their location after two rows. This stitch produces an almost shifted ribbing or tiny basketweave patterned fabric.