slip stitch Archive

With Yarn in Back (wyib)

*+-The With Yarn in Back instruction (abbreviated as wyib) is found generally in pattern where you slip a stitch. The abbreviation is really quite straightforward: it literally means that you bring your yarn to the back of the work. This instruction is used to distinguish points in your pattern where …

How to Knit the Cupido Stitch

*+-This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the cupido stitch. This pattern uses slipped stitches over a garter stitch base to create a nice textured fabric. The slipped stitches are staggered in a stair stepped arrangement which will add a lot of visual interest when used …

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