Is yon and YRN the same thing?
Yarn over knitting is one of the abbreviations that seems to confuse many beginners. This instruction is also sometimes called Yarn Round Needle or just Yarn Over. The short form of this knitting instruction is YO, YON or YRN.
What is YRN stitch?
The yarn round needle increase (yrn) is a method for making holes in knitting, when going from a purl stitch to a purl stitch. It is usually used in lace and eyelets.
Is yarn round needle same as yarn forward?
Yarn Forward Vs.
Pattern writers will shorthand a yarn forward in a variety of ways, some ways are more descriptive than others: “YF,” “YFwd,” “YFON (yarn forward over needle),” or “YFRN (yarn forward ’round needle).” No matter which one of these terms you find in a pattern, they all mean the same thing.
What does yon mean when knitting?
Yarn over needle (yon)
Worked between purl and knit stitches, take the yarn from the front to back over the top of the needle to knit the next stitch.
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.
What does NB mean in knitting?
NB: st + its yarn over counts as one, so knit together next 3 loops (or 2sts)
What is S1 knitting pattern?
S1 is a knitting abbreviation for “slip stitch,” which means to pass the next stitch over to the opposite needle without knitting or purling it. There are multiple places where a slip stitch can be useful, whether it be decreasing a hat or creating a nice even edge on a piece of work.
What does yarn forward twice mean?
K2tog, (yfwd) twice means knit 2 stitches together, then bring the yarn forward between the needles, do this two times.
What does SL mean in knitting?
Abbreviation: sl. A slip stitch requires transferring a stitch from one needle to the other without working it.