This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the double twisted 1x1 rib stitch. This interesting rib pattern uses twisted stitches on both sides of the work to create a tightly braided rib texture. It is great substitute for the traditional 1x1 rib stitch and has an equal amount of horizontal stretch. This means it can be used anywhere you use ribbing.
This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the purl through the back loop stitch. This technique is used to twist stitches on the purl side of the work. It can be a little awkward for beginners, but it is easier than it might seem.