- 1 What is a row of stocking stitch?
- 2 Is the first row of knitting the right side?
- 3 What does work 3 rows mean in knitting?
- 4 What does ending with a RS row mean in knitting?
- 5 What does ending with a WS row mean?
- 6 Is stocking stitch knit a row purl a row?
- 7 Is cast on row right side or wrong side?
- 8 Does the cast on row count as Row 1?
- 9 What does work two rows even mean in knitting?
- 10 What does wrong side mean in knitting?
What is a row of stocking stitch?
The stockinette stitch (or stocking stitch in the UK) is formed by one row of knit stitches, one row of purl stitches. Stockinette stitch produces a fabric of ‘v’s on the right side, and waves on the reverse / wrong side. Hope you’ll enjoy learning this classic stitch!
Is the first row of knitting the right side?
The first row of a knitting pattern is considered the right side, and the second row is considered the wrong side.
What does work 3 rows mean in knitting?
It just means to knit three rows without any changes in the stitch count (no inc or dec) and doing the same stitch you have been doing (knit in this case).
What does ending with a RS row mean in knitting?
This means that the last row you knit before you bind off should be a right side row of the pattern. So, the bind off row would be a wrong side row if you were to continue to knit. ` End with RS row ‘ means you’ve just finished knitting it.
What does ending with a WS row mean?
Ending with a wrong side row means that you complete a wrong side row before moving on to the next instruction in your pattern. So, in the next step, the right side is facing you.
Is stocking stitch knit a row purl a row?
What is stocking stitch? Stocking stitch is where you knit one entire row, and then purl an entire row, and then repeat. The result is a wonderful even flat texture made up of those gorgeous stacked ‘v’ shaped stitches on the ‘right’ (or ‘front’) side of the fabric.
Is cast on row right side or wrong side?
The right side of the cast on is facing you, and you don’t have to turn the needle around to start the first row. Therefore, knit the first row to avoid the bumps.
Does the cast on row count as Row 1?
The cast on itself is not counted, however, some cast on methods create both a cast on and a knitted row. For example, the most popular cast on, the long tail method, creates both a cast on and a knitted row. So in this case, you would count that as the first row.
What does work two rows even mean in knitting?
It means to work two rows without any shaping, in this case to knit one row and purl one row.
What does wrong side mean in knitting?
the Wrong Side. The “right” side of knitting means the side that faces out on a garment or other project, it is the side you want to showcase. The flat side with all the V’s on it is the “right” side. The bumpy purl side is the ” wrong ” side. If your pattern calls for Reverse Stockinette, it’s the opposite.