What does Wrong Side mean? When crocheting stitches, the part of the stitch that is not facing you as you work is called the Wrong Side. Another way to think of this is the back of your work.
What does ending on a wrong side row mean in crochet?
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 side is the right side crochet?
The right side of crochet fabric is the side intended to face outward. It is considered “right” because the stitches look cleaner and more defined.
Does it matter which way you yarn over in crochet?
If you are crocheting – and this applies to all standard and Tunisian crochet stitches – passing the yarn over the hook is always the correct way to do a YO. If you’re not sure which way you do it, grab some yarn and a hook.
How do you end on a wrong side row?
So if it says ending with a wrong side row, the last row you knit for that section of your pattern will be a wrong side row. If it says ending with a right side row, the last row you knit for that section of your pattern will be a right side row.
What does ending with Row 1 mean?
Row 1 (RS): Knit. … This means that on Row 1, which is the right side of the piece (RS), you will knit all 12 stitches on the needle. Then for Row 2, the wrong side (WS) of the piece, you will purl every stitch. The pattern may now say: Rep Rows 1 and 2 until piece measures 4” from the beginning, ending with a WS row.
What does it mean to knit on the wrong side?
The wrong side of knitting refers to the side that will be on the inside of a garment. The right side is the side the side seen when the garment is worn. The pattern row does determine the “wrong side”, and as a general rule is usually an even row.
Why does my crochet look messy?
The most obvious, and most common, reason that people fail to crochet straight edges is because they are putting too many or too few stitches into the row. Make sure that you count your stitches as you go and that they always add up to the correct number.
What is the difference between yarn under and yarn over?
The yarn over technique is when you place your hook under the yarn and pull the yarn over the hook from back to front, while with the yarn under technique you place your hook over the yarn and pull the yarn up from front to back. The finished product can also look different—depending on the stitch that is being used.