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In Crocheting and Knitting

What is the definition of purl?

In knitting, a purl stitch is the direct opposite of a plain knit stitch. The yarn would be brought around to the front of the project and the needle would be inserted into th ( Full Answer )
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Why does knitting curl up when purling?

Knitting curls when you make stockinette stitch (knit a row then purl a row and repeat). For a technical explanation of why this happens consult the TechKnitter link below.
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How do you make a purl stitch?

Bring the yarn to the front of the work (the side closest to you). Insert the right needle into the first stitch on the left needle from back to front. Imagine the stitch is a ( Full Answer )
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What is the name of a knitting pattern that includes knit and purl stitches?

The vast majority of knitting patterns include both knits and purls. The only exceptions that come to mind would be garter stitch in the flat and stockinette (or reverse stock ( Full Answer )
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What does purl stand for?

PURL stands for Personalized Uniform Resource Locator It is an effective means of marketing in which customers are attracted by printed personalized URLs on direct mai ( Full Answer )
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How do you make 1 in purling?

You Make One in purling very much the same way you do with knitting. You pick up the new stitch using either the bridge yarn between the stitches or the stitch below the next ( Full Answer )
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What are the properties of purl knit fabric?

If it's purl, it's not knit. If you do all purl stitches you getexactly the same fabric as all knit stitches, i.e. garter stitch.This is a rougher looking finish than stocking ( Full Answer )
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Why did Linda Purl leave Matlock?

The reason given is she did not get along with the cast. No other details given.
In Hobbies & Collectibles

What does purl mean in crochet?

As far as I'm aware, there is no "purl" in crochet, but there is in knitting. Knitting has basically two stitches, a "knit" and a "purl." In a knit stitch, the yarn is drawn ( Full Answer )
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How do you knit and purl on the same row?

It is important to keep track of which side of the work your yarn should be held on before making each stitch. For a knit stitch, the yarn is held at the back, and for a purl ( Full Answer )
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How do you purl in knitting?

Purling is a very common stitch in knitting. When looking at a piece of knitted fabric, the purl stitch is actually the reverse side of the knit stitch. In order to perform ( Full Answer )
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How do you knit and purl?

Purl is almost knitting in opposite, because you do a very similar stitch but the other way, for example you insert the needle from top to bottom instead of the other way arou ( Full Answer )
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What does the word purl mean in knitting?

Purl is a knitting stitch, which can be paired with normal stitch to make ribbing, stockinette stitch and a few others. Purling is very simple, it is a bit like normal knittin ( Full Answer )
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How do you knit a reverse purl stitch?

Bring the yarn in front and pick up the front part of the stich. It's awkward and I recommend to turn it and work from the back.
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How do you knit a purl stitch?

to knit a purl stitch you would either twist the stitch ( actually take off and turn it around) or knit it from the back
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How do you knit purl stich?

It is fairly easy to do. you take your knitting needle and instead of pushing it through the yarn so both needles are pointing in the same direction, you push the needle throu ( Full Answer )
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Does a purl knit have filament threads?

When you knit something, the other side is the purl side. If you purl something, the other side is the knit side. Filaments or not.
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Why does knit one - purl one always curl?

It's just the way it turns out, and it can be really annoying when you are trying to make something straight like a scarf, or anything really. The same goes for Stockinette St ( Full Answer )
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What is purl when knitting?

its like a knit stich except you slide the needle down in the stich instead of up
In Cats (Felines)

Why do cats purl?

It is purr, and cats purr when they are happy. Cats also purr when they are in pain to comfort themselves, but mostly it is because they are happy and they love you. Basical ( Full Answer )
In Math and Arithmetic

How do you do a yarn over slip as if to purl knit 1 psso?

Wrap Yarn over (yo) right needle; to slip as if to purl, insert right needle under next stitch from the top (rather than the bottom), slipping stitch back to the right needle; ( Full Answer )
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What does purl ways mean in knitting?

Do you mean "slip the first stitch purl wise"? If so, that means slip the stitch to the right needle by inserting the needle through the front loop from top to bottom, then th ( Full Answer )
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How do you purl stitch?

Without endorsement, you can watch the video, below, and watch a knitter instruct you as to how to accomplish the purl stitch.
In Uncategorized

Where can one learn how to purl?

One can learn how to knit and purl from videos on YouTube. This is a good way to learn because one can actually see how to do it rather than just following instructions. Vogue ( Full Answer )
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What do the initials PURLS represent?

The initials PURLS represent 'persistent uniform resource locators'. It is a form on online marketing that involves using simple URL's in order to get more hits.
In Entertainment & Arts

Do you even know who Linda Purl is?

Linda Purl is an American actress born in 1955. As of July 2013,she has 15 film credits and 80 television credits. She has appearedon The Office, True Blood, Homeland, Crimina ( Full Answer )
In Actors & Actresses

What movie and television projects has Terri Purles been in?

Terri Purles has: Played Sarah in "The Miracles of Jesus" in 1989. Played Rebecca in "The Good Samaritan" in 1989. Played Boy in "The Savior in America" in 1989. Played Daught ( Full Answer )
In Authors, Poets, and Playwrights

What has the author Cookie Purle written?

Cookie Purle has written: 'Anmatyerre word list' -- subject(s): Dictionaries, Anmatyerre language, English language, Anmatyerre, English
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What has the author Purl Dewey Peterson written?

Purl Dewey Peterson has written: 'Through the Black Hills and Bad Lands of South Dakota' -- subject(s): Description and travel