What does k1 mean in knitting?

What does K1 P1 K1 to the end mean in?

k1p1 single rib

Single rib is a stretchy piece of knitting often used for cuffs and hems. To make single rib you will knit one stitch, then purl the next stitch, and repeat to the end of the row. I have included a little tutorial below on how to knit rib pattern.

What is no stitch in knitting?

The squares that are not required in a particular row are “no stitch” squares. They are usually filled with a darker color than the rest of the chart, and can be ignored as you work the row.

How do you count cast on stitches?

Easy – just count the number of loops on your LH needle. The slipknot you made first counts as a stitch. TENSION: Don’t pull tightly on the new loop after placing it on the LH needle, or the stitch will be too tight for you to insert your needle into it when you knit the next row.

Does moss stitch use more yarn?

Other Names: Irish moss stitch. … Yarn Consumption: Though the constant alternating between knit and purl stitches produces a slightly tighter fabric than stockinette, seed stitch does not use significantly more yarn.

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