You asked: What does PLB mean in knitting?

What is P1 below?

Purl 1 Below

And here is how to purl into the stitch below, commonly phrased “purl one below” and abbreviated “p1b”… … Purl as you normally would, allowing the stitch to fall off the left needle as usual. If you look below the stitch you just made, you will see that it is wrapped by 2 stitches.

What are the abbreviations in knitting?

Knitting Abbreviations Explained

Knitting Abbreviation Explanation
kb knit stitch in row below English or Continental (Infrequently used for knit through the back loop; see K tbl)
kll knit left loop. An increase
krl knit right loop. An increase
kwise knitwise. Insert right needle into the stitch as if to knit it

What does a star mean in a knitting pattern?

When you see an asterisk or *, it means you are to repeat something. For example: k3, *p1, k1; rep from *, k3. This means you would knit 3 stitches to begin. Then purl 1 and knit 1.

What is knit stitch in knitting?

n. A basic stitch in knitting, created by pulling a loop of yarn from the back of the fabric to the front through a previous stitch.

What does M stand for in knitting?

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Abbreviation Description
m marker
M1 or M1K make one stitch knitwise; single knit increase
M1R make one right; single right-leaning knit increase
M1L make one left; single left-leaning knit increase
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What does UFO mean in knitting?

UFO. UnFinished Object. Not of the extraterrestrial kind , a knitting or crochet UFO is usually a WIP that you have temporarily or permanently abandoned or neglected. These are the projects that are semi-finished but haven’t been picked up in ages.