Knitting Abbreviations

The Following Are Commonly Used Knitting Abbreviations:

 alt alternate sl slip
 beg beginning st(s) stitch(es)
 cm centimetres stst stocking stitch (1 row knit, 1 row purl)
 dec decrease ssk slip, slip, knit
 fin(ing) finish(ing) tog together
 inc increase tbl through back of loops
 k knit yb yarn back
 kb1 knit into back of next stitch yf yarn foward
 p purl yfrn yarn forward and round needle
 pb1 purl into back of next stitch yo yarn over
 psso pass slipped stitch over yon yarn over needle
 rep repeat yrn yarn round needle

KNITTING ABBREVIATIONS

The Following Are Commonly Used Knitting Abbreviations:

 alt  alternate  sl  slip
 beg  beginning  st(s)  stitch(es)
 cm  centimetres  stst  stocking stitch (1 row knit, 1 row purl)
 dec  decrease  ssk  slip, slip, knit
 fin(ing)  finish(ing)  tog  together
 inc  increase  tbl  through back of loops
 k  knit  yb  yarn back
 kb1  knit into back of next stitch  yf  yarn foward
 p  purl  yfrn  yarn forward and round needle
 pb1  purl into back of next stitch  yo  yarn over
 psso  pass slipped stitch over  yon  yarn over needle
 rep  repeat  yrn  yarn round needle
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