You asked: What does k1 and k2 mean in knitting?

What does k2 p1 mean in knitting?

When you see parentheses, it also means you are to repeat something but in a slightly different way. For example: k2, *(p1, k2) twice, p1, k1; rep from *, end p1. To begin, knit 2 stitches. Everything in parentheses is worked two times.

What does ending on a purl row mean?

When a pattern says to ‘end on’ something it’s the last thing worked. To end on P row means you’ve just worked it.

What do two asterisks mean in knitting?

Usually you work the stitches between the asterisks a given number of times and then work the double asterisks. Sometimes the double asterisks indicate an area on the back that is repeated on the front of say a sweater.

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