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Knitting acronyms

James McIntosh
October 2, 2019

Do you know your WIP's from your UFO's?

Below (and in no particular order) you will find my compendium of acronymous I have come across as I travel about with by book Knit and Nibble.

Knitting bags with attitude by Knit and Nibble

PhD - Project's half Done

WIP - Work(s) in progress

Stash - one's person collection of yarn(s) to find where to hide it read THIS

Stable - STash Acquisition Beyond Life Expectancy

CRAFT - Can't Remember A F%@*ing Thing

LYS - Local Yarn Shop

EZ - Elizabeth Zimmerman - the Mrs Beaton of hand knitting

UFO - UnFinished Object

SSS - Second Sleve/Sock Syndrome

OTN - On The Needles

TOAD - Trashed Object Abandoned in Disgust

WY - Waste Yarn

SEX - Stash Enhancement eXpedition/eXperience

KIP - Knit in Public

AYAB - All Yarns Are Beautiful

MPD - Multiple Projects Disorder

FO - Finished Object

KAL - Knit ALong

STR - Socks That Rock

CAK - Chocolate and Knitting

LILY - Love In the Language of Yarn

KA - KnitAholic

KTB - Knitting Takes Balls

PROBLO - PROjects Beyond Life Expectancy

To be continued ...

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