Master Abbreviations

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Master Abbreviations

See more in the references category.

Alt – alternate

Beg – begin/beginning

Bet – between

BO – bind off

Cn – cable needles

CO – cast on

Cont – continue

DD – double decrease – slip 2 as if to knit, K next stitch, PSSO the K stitch

Dec – decrease

Dpn – double pointed needles

Fl – front loops

Inc – increase

K – knit

K2tog – knit 2 stitches together

Kwise – knitwise

Lp(s) –

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