What does k2 p1 mean in knitting?

What does k2 stand for knitting?

These letters are usually followed by a number that tells you how many stitches to work – so K2 means “knit two stitches”.

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.

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