This category brings together pages about knitting terminology.
“Gauge describes the "tightness" or "looseness" of the stitches in a knitted piece and determines...Gauge
“Most patterns will specify a target Gauge that must be met in order to ensure proper sizing...Gauge swatch
“There are three primary scales on which the size of Knitting needles are measured: the US...Needle size
“Casting on is the process of creating the initial foundation for a knitted piece. Various...Cast on
“Casting off is the process of tying off the stitches of a piece such that they do not become...Cast off
“The term toe describes, among other things, the tip of a Sock. There are a wide variety of toes...Toe
“alt → Alternate approx → Approximately beg → Beginning bet → Between BO → Bind off CA → Color...Abbreviations