Let’s Knit: Slip Slip Slip Purl – SSSP + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Slip Slip Slip Purl - SSSP

Slip Slip Slip Purl – SSSP Slip Slip Slip Purl is the act of putting 3 stitches together in a purl. Don’t confuse this with Purl 3 Together. The act of slipping turns around the stitches for a nicer look. When slip stitching, it is down Knitwise. It is demonstrated in the video below. Each stitch is slipped by itself… then all three are returned back to the original needle and then put together like the Purl 3 Together. We have to turn the stitches around through the act of…

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Let’s Knit: Purl 5 Together – P5 Tog + Tutorial

Purl 5 Together - P5 Tog

Purl 5 Together – P5 Tog Purling 5 Together is the act of making 5 stitches become one. Known in pattern abbreviations as P5 Tog. Tog is short form for Together. Instead of just purling into one stitch, you will collect 5 stitches and purl as if they are one. There is a considerable amount of tension when doing so. So take your time and you will get the hang of it. Watch how it’s done in the tutorial below. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Purl 2 Together Through Back Loop – P2 Tog TBL + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Purl 2 Together Through Back Loop - P2 Tog TBL

Purl 2 Together Through Back Loop – P2 Tog TBL The act of purling 2 together is the same concept of just regular purling into the back loop. In patterns, this is known as P2 Tog TBL. TBL is short form for Through Back Loop. Instead of just grabbing one stitch from the back side, you have to grab two stitches. This step is going to cause 2 stitches to become one stitch when you are done. Follow the tutorial below to see how it’s done. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Purl Through Back Loop – P1 TBL + Tutorial

Purl Together in the Back Loop - P TBL

Purl Through¬†Back Loop – P TBL Purling through the back look sounds more complicated than it is. This motion causes the stitch to turn around. Instead of diving straight in to purl, you have to move the needle to around the back and come at the loop from the opposite direction. This method takes a bit of practice but isn’t hard to do. In patterns this is P TBL. TBL is short form for Through Back Loop. Follow the tutorial below. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Slip Slip Purl – SSP + Tutorial

Slip Slip Purl - SSP

Slip Slip Purl – SSP The act of Slip Slip Purl, known in abbreviations as SSP is about making two stitches into one. But it’s not about purling 2 together… well not exactly. The first two stitches are slip stitched knitwise individually onto the other needle. Then, brought back to the original needle. Notice in the tutorial on how it is done. Then, you purl the two stitches together. The act of doing the slip stitching allows you to turn the loops giving a more desirable look. Follow the tutorial…

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Let’s Knit: Purl 4 Together – P4 Tog + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Purl 4 Together - P4 Tog

Purl 4 Together – P4 Tog Putting purl stitches together is really easy. When putting 4 stitches together as 1 for purling, it’s known as Purl 4 Together. In abbreviations it’s known as P4 Tog. Instead purling with just one stitch, you will collect 4 stitches and purl them together as if they are one stitch. This converts 4 stitches into 1. Review the tutorial below if you need further assistance. Tutorial

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Let’s Knit: Purl 3 Together – P3 Tog + Tutorial

Let's Knit: Purl 3 Together - P3 Tog

Purl 3 Together – P3 Tog Let’s put 3 Purl Stitches together with Purl 3 Together. In abbreviations, this is referred to us as P3 Tog. Using the purl stitch, instead of purling 1 stitch, you are going to purl 3 as if they are one. So insert your needle and collect 3 stitches and purl as normal. This converts 3 stitches into 1. Review the tutorial below to see how it’s done. 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: 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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