Help with Anouk .. what does EOR mean

HELP!! I am making the anouk dress that is on knitty and I don’t know what they mean by EOR. Here is what the patter says:

I have 55 sts on needle

Front and Back Bodice
3 months:
Next row: Work 4 sts in seed st, k1, (ssk, k2) 5 times, ssk, k1, k2tog, (k2, k2tog) 5 times, k1, work 4 sts in seed st. (43 sts)
Work dec row EOR 4 times. (35 sts)
Cont even in patt as established until work measures 11.5 inches from beg, ending with RS facing.

thank you for any help you can give me

EOR means Every Other Row

:teehee: :teehee: Noooo, EOR is the Donkey from Winnie the Pooh :teehee: :teehee:

That’s his cousin. The one in WTP is Eeyore…


All the times I’ve seen EOR, it’s been used to mean end of round/end of row, but in this case, every other row is the only meaning that makes sense. It was careless of them not to specify this in the first usage/in the abbreviations, though.


I think I’ve seen it used both ways. If you know how to read patterns, you can figure out which is which, but if you’re new…