st = stitch
alt = alternate
approx = approximately
beg = begin
cont = continue
dec = decrease
foll = following
inc = increase
rs = right side
ws = wrong side
rnd = round
rep=repeat
rem = remain
tog = together

sl st = slip stitchch
SC = single crochet
HDC = Half Double Crochet
DC = double crochet
FDC = fondation double crochet
FPDC = front post double crochet
BPDC = back post double crochet

bo = bind off
cn = cable needle
co = cast on
k = knit
k1tbl=knit one through the back loop
k2tog=knit 2 together
k3tog=knit 3 together
kwise = knitwise
m1 =make 1 knit stitch
(pick up strand of yarn lying between last st worked and next st and work into back of it.)
m1p = make 1 purl stitch
m3 =make 3 Stitches
(k1,p1,k1, all into next st.)
p = purl
p1tbl=purl one through the back loop
p2tog = purl 2 together
p3tog = purl 3 together
patt = pattern
psso = pass slip stitch over
pwise = purlwise
skp = slip, knit, pass slipped stitch over
(Slip the next st onto the right-hand needle. Knit the next st, then pass the slipped st over the knitted stitch)
s2kp = slip two stitches as if to k2-tog, knit the next stitch, pass the two slipped stitches together over the knit stitch (centralized double decrease)
sk2p = slip, knit 2, pass slipped stitch over
(Slip the next st onto the right-hand needle. Knit the next 2 sts together, then pass the slipped st over the k2tog st)
sl1k = slip 1 knitwise
sl1p = slip 1 purlwise
sm = slip marker
ssk = slip, slip, knit
(Slip the next 2 stitches knit-wise, one at a time, insert the left-hand needle through the front of both loops and knit them together)
yb = yarn back
yf = yarn forward
yo = yarn over
yon = yarn over needle to make a st
yrn = yarn round needle
y2rn yarn twice round needle

C2B  = Cross 2 Back
Slip next st onto stitch holder and hold at back of work, knit next st from knitting needle, then knit st from stitch holder.
C2F = Cross 2 Front
Slip next st onto stitch holder and hold at front of work, knit next st from knitting needle, then knit st from stitch holder.
C3B = Cross 3 Back
Slip next st onto stitch holder and hold at back of work, knit next 2 sts from knitting needle, then knit st from stitch holder
C3F  = Cross 3 Front
Slip next 2 sts onto stitch holder and hold at front of work, knit next st from knitting needle, then knit 2 sts from stitch holder
C4B = 4 stitches cable back
Slip next 2 sts onto stitch holder and hold at back of work, knit next 2 sts from knitting needle, then knit 2 sts from stitch holder
C4F = 4 stitches cable front
Slip 2 sts onto stitch holder and hold at front of work, knit next 2 sts from knitting needle, then knit 2 sts from stitch holder
C8B = 8 stitches cable back
Slip next 4 sts onto stitch holder and hold at front of work, knit next 4 sts from knitting needle, then knit 4 sts from stitch holder
C8F = 8 stitches cable front
Slip next 4 sts onto stitch holder and hold at front of work, knit next 4 sts from knitting needle, then knit 4 sts from stitch holder

T3B = Twist 3 Back
Slip next st onto cable needle and hold at back of work, knit next 2 sts from left-hand needle, then purl st from cable needle
T3F = Twist 3 Front
Slip 2 sts onto cable needle and hold at front of work, purl next st from left-hand needle, then knit 2 sts from cable needle