What does k2 M1 mean in knitting?

What does K2 mean in knitting?

These letters are usually followed by a number that tells you how many stitches to work – so K2 means “knit two stitches”.

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 does * K * mean in knitting?

Patterns of stitches that should be repeated for as many stitches as possible are enclosed in asterisks *… *. For example, “*k2,p2*” means “repeatedly knit two stitches, purl two stitches as long as possible, i.e., until there are fewer than four stitches left in the row”.

How do you prevent a hole in the M1R?

Right-leaning Make 1 (M1R) — Knit Side

Lift the bar between the two stitches with your left needle, coming from the back to the front of the work. Knit through the front of this loop. It’s a bit fiddly, but this twists the stitch and prevents a hole forming.

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