Category: Shaping

How to Knit the Make Two Double Increase (M2)

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the make two double increase (m2). This technique of adding stitches to share your knitted fabric uses a similar method to the stranded or lifted increase. It allows you to increase twice in-between stitches, which can be useful in …

How to Knit the Wrap and Turn Short Row Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the wrap and turn short row stitch. This technique is used to shape your work without using decreases or increases. It is a achieved by stopping in the middle of the row, turning your work, and knitting the other …

How to Knit the Afterthought Yarn Over Increase

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the afterthought yarn over increase. Increases are a way to add stitches to your work and are used to shape your fabric. This technique combines a yarn over (YO) with a stranded increase. The effect is similar to the …

How to Knit the Moss Stitch Increase

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the moss stitch increase. This technique is similar to the knit front and back increase (KFB), but rather than knitting a second time, you purl. The resulting effect is useful when increasing in patterns that have both knit and …

How to Knit the Purl One Front and Back Increase (PFB)

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the purl front and back increase. This technique is similar to the knit front and back increase and is used on the purl side of stockinette, or to stay in pattern when increasing purled stitches.The example shown is done …

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