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Apr 18, 2019 17:13:41   #
Palma Asd
 
Handy, not only for me whose native language is not English...

"These abbreviations are found in many British and US knitting machine publications. Abbreviations and terms are not standard throughout the industry. Different brands use differing terms, and knitting books and magazines also use different terms to explain the same technique. This can be a source of confusion, especially to the less experienced knitter. Most techniques are interchangeable (the exception occasionally being Passap to Japanese models, and vice versa). The knitter just needs to know the other terms used, and how to perform the technique on the machine personally owned. Hopefully the following list will help."

Source: http://clearwaterknits.com/abbreviations/

PDF: https://app.box.com/s/x87qdhxq37gfmx61jj94fk53eigphqiu
 
Apr 18, 2019 18:03:50   #
Jasper's Grandma
 
Thank you!
Apr 19, 2019 07:42:42   #
Lise Paauw
 
Thank you for sharing šŸ‘šŸ»
Apr 19, 2019 11:20:42   #
dancewithmarg
 
Thanks for the link, Palma. That Clearwater site also has some nice free machine knitting patterns: http://clearwaterknits.com/patterns/

Marg
Apr 19, 2019 14:20:55   #
carolelee
 
Thanks all for the information and patterns.
Apr 19, 2019 21:31:35   #
MKDesigner
 
I remember that Clearwater site! Loved to go there. Thanks for the link. Have bookmarked and will visit often once Iā€™m back knitting. šŸ˜Š
Marge
 
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