What does knit one behind mean?

What does knit back stitches mean?

To knit through the back loop, you form the stitch in exactly the same way, but on the loop at the back of the needle instead of the loop at the front of the needle.

What does knit one below do?

To K1 in same stitch you will knit but instead of taking the stitch off of your left needle as you normally would,you will keep it there you will then put your right needle back into the same stitch and knit again this time taking the stitch off of the left, you now have two extra stitches.

What does knit into stitch below mean?

Knitting into the stitch below is a technique used for increasing stitches. Your instructions may tell you to “knit into the stitch below,” often abbreviated k1b or k-b. When you increase a stitch, you add one to your needle, so this technique adds a stitch to the row below the one you’re working on.

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.

INTERESTING:  Can people knit without looking?

What is fisherman’s rib in knitting?

The fisherman’s rib stitch is a reversible pattern that creates a thick fabric with lots of volume and horizontal stretch. It is a great stitch for scarves, hats and sweaters.