Frequent question: What does RPC mean in knitting?

What does 3 1 RPC mean in knitting?

3/1 Right Purl Cross (3/1 RPC) and its chart symbol. The steps for 3/1 RPC in right-handed knitting are: Slip one stitch to a cable needle, and hold to the back of the work. Knit three stitches from the left needle. Purl one stitch from the cable needle.

What does RC mean knitting?

This video by Kelley Hobart from Alpaca Direct shows you how to knit a Left Cross (LC) and Right Cross (RC) to make stitch patterns for decorative patterns on your knitting without a cable needle.

What does 3 3rc mean in knitting?

The 3 over 3 right cross is a six-stitch cable where there are two columns of three knit stitches. The left column of stitches crosses over the right column of stitches, creating a cable that slants upwards and to the right.

What does CR mean in a knitting pattern?

“CL” means Cross Left and “CR” means Cross Right. Both are techniques done with 2 stitches. Sometimes, they are referred to as twisted stitches and abbreviated as “LT” (left twist) and “RT” (right twist).

What does C3L mean in knitting?

Cable 3 Left (C3L): Working with 3 stitches, slip 1 stitch on to cable needle and place in the FRONT of your work. Knit the next 2 stitches on your left hand needle.

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