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What is the meaning of the O

by Shirley
(Vernon British Columbia)


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What is the O mean on a vintage lace pattern ?

S1,k2 *O,k2, s1,k2 together etc





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Aug 09, 2017
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what does "O" mean on a vintage pattern?
by: Ratchadawan

I had and idea that "O" stood for "yarn over" because we do use a lot of yarn over and k2 tog in lace patterns. I did a little searching and I got an confirmation from http://www.knitting-and.com/homework/vintage-terms.htm that support my thinking. So yes, O is for yarn over.

Thanks for visiting and have fun knitting!

Ratcha

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