pick up stitches

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

pick up stitches

  1. (idiomatic) o add ("pick up") stitches to the knitting needle that were previously bound off, or that belong to the selvage, during the process of knitting or entrelac.

Noun[edit]

pick up stitches pl (plural only)

  1. Stitches that were added to the row, during knitting.

References[edit]

  • June Hemmons Hiatt (1988). The Principles of Knitting. Simon and Schuster, pp. 183-200. ISBN 0-671-55233-3