How to Knit the Right Twist Stitch

This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the right twist stitch. This technique is a mock cable stitch. You can use it instead of a Cable 2 Back.

Skill: Intermediate


Step 1: Take working needle insert into 2nd stitch on main needle knitwise

Step 2: Wrap working yarn around working needle

Step 3: Pull working yarn through the stitch (leave stitches on main needle)

Step 4: Take the working needle and insert into the first stitch knitwise

Step 5: Wrap yarn around the working needle

Step 6: Pull working yarn through the stitch

Step 7: Slid both stitches off main needle

Examples of the Right Twist Stitch (click for larger)
Example of the Right Twist Stitch (on the Twisted Cable Rib Stitch)

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