Let’s Knit: Knit 3 Together – K3 Tog + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Knit 3 Together - K3 Tog

Knit 3 Together – K3 Tog Putting 3 knit stitches together is called Knit 3 Together. In abbreviations it’s referred to as K3 Tog. Instead of just using the knit stitch for just one stitch, you insert your needle into three loops at the same time and knit as as normal. This converts 3 stitches into 1 stitch. Thus being Knit 3 Together. Follow the tutorial below if you need further help. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Slip Stitch Purlwise – Sl P or Sl 1P + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Slip Stitch Purlwise or Sl P or Sl 1P

Slip Stitch Purlwise – Sl P or Sl 1P Slip stitching in knitting can be done different ways. If you are asked to slip stitch purlwise, you have to slip stitch as if you are going to purl. With slip stitching purlwise, you have to pretend you are going to do the purl and go through the motions but do not wrap the needle. Simply slide the stitch off onto the next needle. This is done to keep the loops looking uniform with the stitching. For a demonstration, please review…

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Let’s Knit: Slip Stitch Knitwise – Sl K or Sl 1k + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Slip Stitch Knitwise - Sl K or SL 1K

Slip Stitch Knitwise – Sl K or Sl 1K Slip stitching in knitting is really quite straight forward. There are different slip stitches but if you see Slip Stitch Knitwise or SL K or even SL 1K, you have to slip stitch as if you are about to knit the stitch. Instead, you will not wrap the needle and just transfer the stitch from one needle to the other. This is done this way to keep the stitch loops looking uniform for the pattern. Watch the tutorial below for a…

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Let’s Knit: Purl 2 Together – P2 Tog + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Purl 2 Together - P2 Tog

Purl 2 Together – P2 Tog Learn to Purl 2 Together. This puts two stitches into one using the purling method. Instead of inserting your needle into one loop on the knitting needle, you insert into two loops to collect them. Then purl as usual. This makes 2 stitches into 1 stitch. Watch the tutorial below to see how it’s done. Tutorial

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Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket + Tutorial

Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket Pattern

Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket The Knit Ombre Ridge Blanket is a fun little stitch that uses 3 strands of Caron One Pound Yarn at the same time. If you look carefully at the pattern, you will notice the yarn has a gradation of colour transfer. This is done through the 3 strands used in the project. So for the solid colours, there are 3 identical colour strands in play. As the project knits up, you will eliminate one strand with a different colour… this changes the colour slightly. The entire…

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Let’s Knit: Knit 2 Together – K2 Tog + Tutorial

Knit 2 Together - K2 Tog

Knit 2 Together – K2 Tog Learn how to put two knit stitches together referred to in patterns and instructions as Knit 2 Together. The abbreviation usually is K2 Tog. For this stitch, you will knit as usual but collect two loops on the knitting needles at the same time and knit them as if they are one. This you essentially making 2 stitches into one in this process. Watch the tutorial below to see how it’s done. Tutorial

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Knit Mighty Miter Pillow + Tutorial

Knit Mighty Miter Pillow Pattern

Knit Mighty Miter Pillow The Knit Mighty Miter Pillow is a simplistic design consisting of knit miter squares. The pattern is using a miter to make each one of the squares involve. From the pillow face, you can see 4 squares sewn together at the cast-on seam. The back side of the pillow is the same. To make this pillow, you need to make 8 miter squares and attach them together through whip stitching. Be sure to put in your pillow form into the pillow before closing. Seems like that…

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Knit Essential Stripes Blanket + Tutorial

Knit Essential Stripes Blanket

Knit Essential Stripes Blanket The Knit Essential Stripes Blanket is a simplistic blanket of just the garter stitch back and forth. If you are new to knitting, this is a great starter project if you want to go beyond dishcloths. There are 5 panels that make up this blanket. Together, they are sewn together to form the entire blanket. The pattern looks complicated but it’s really not. The pattern is long due to the colouring that is applied to it. Of course, you see striping, so this means there is…

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Knit Mermaid Tail – Child & Adult Sizes

Knit Mermaid Tail for Adults and Children

Knit Mermaid Tail Yarnspirations has extended their Snuggle Sack Series to include knit mermaid tails for both adults and children. The tails are worked in a complete round. You have to mark the round with a stitch marker so you can keep count. It’s using the seed stitch to produce the look. The fin area is just the garter stitch with some special instructions for getting the shaping. The pattern is classified as easy. As a new knitter, I would also agree with that as well. If you have been…

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Let’s Knit: Knit 1, Purl 1, Knit 1 in Same Stitch

How to Knit 1, Purl 1, Knit 1 in Same Stitch

Knit 1, Purl 1, Knit 1 in Same Stitch I recently ran into Knit 1, Purl 1, Knit 1 in the same stitch on a free pattern on Yarnspirations. It was called the Knit Texture Blanket. One of the squares inside of the blanket has this stitch pattern. The stitch essentially increases 1 stitch into 3. I was confused on how to do all of this in one stitch. So I turned to my knitting mentor on how all of this is possible inside one stitch. This particular stitch appears…

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