Common abbreviations used in posts to the Socknitter list
Now, everyone knows mailing lists are awash with abbreviations that make the typing of email messages much quicker and easier, and this one is no exception. Should you ever find yourself adrift in this sea of seemingly meaningless letters and phrases and wonder if you are the only one who has no idea what's going on, your worries are over. Take a look at our abbreviations page the next time you find yourself in this situation and suddenly it will all become perfectly clear.
Common abbreviations used in knitting patterns
happily knitting your Children in Common sock when suddenly you come across an
abbreviation in the pattern that you've never seen before. You're told to SSK or
to PSSO and you have no idea what's expected of you. You panic, then you think,
"I know! I'll write to the list." but...it's 2:00 a.m. and you
know no one is going to respond until morning. "OH NO!" you cry.
"Whatever will I do?"
Relax...the answer is but a click away.