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CC: contrasting colour
Dpn: double pointed needle(s)
MC: main colour
M1: make one
PM: place marker
Psso: pass slipped stitch over
RS: right side
SKP: slip one, knit 1, pass slipped stitch over.
Sl: slip stitch
Tbl: through back loop(s)
WS: wrong side
YB: yarn backward – bring yarn to back of work.
YF: yarn forward – bring yarn to front of work.
YO: yarn over needle to create a new stitch
( ): repeat directions inside brackets as many times as indicated.