What is 6 ST LC knitting?

What does LC stand for in 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 6 sts mean in knitting?

STS is the abbreviation of stitches in knitting aptly since ST is the abbreviation for a single stitch.

What does R mean in knitting?

RS: Right side, meaning the right side of the fabric (the side meant to be shown on the outside). RT: Right twist, to twist two strands of yarn and cross stitches.

What does k3 mean in knitting?

k3, *p1, k1; rep from *, k3. This means you would knit 3 stitches to begin. Then purl 1 and knit 1. Repeat this across the entire row until you get to the last 3 stitches and then knit those 3 stitches.

What does 12 STS mean?

CO 12 sts. That means that you will first make a slip knot on one needle, then cast on 11 more stitches on the same needle. … That means that you will keep repeating Row 1 (a knit row) and Row 2 (a purl row), in sequence until the piece measures 4” from the cast on row.

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What does STS stand for in knitting?

Sts generally means stitches. So it would be three stitches per inch to use your example. I think they have a knitting glossary on the site with different terms listed with the abbreviations.

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 LC mean in crochet?

Sometimes in your pattern you will come over the term “lc”. 1lc means one loose crochet (often referred to as chain), and all you have to do is drag the yarn through the hoop.