English translation: double rib

German term or phrase:2:2-Rippenstruktur
English translation:double rib
Entered by: Kathryn McFarland

05:19 Jul 20, 2006
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Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
German term or phrase: 2:2-Rippenstruktur
Der Pullover aus Merino-Mix ist in 2:2-Rippenstruktur schmal geschnitten.
Kathryn McFarland
double rib
it means knit two, pearl 2
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Maureen Millington-Brodie
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:13
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3 +3double rib
Maureen Millington-Brodie



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double rib

it means knit two, pearl 2

Maureen Millington-Brodie
United Kingdom
Local time: 03:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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agree  aruna yallapragada: double rib pattern maybe?
24 mins

agree  jerrie
2 hrs

agree  Richard Benham: That was "purl" last time I checked. (Collins doesn't even allow "pearl" as an alternative for knitting.)
4 hrs
  -> oops, yes it is purl - it was very early, thanks
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