This video knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the 4 stitch decrease. This stitch is a center decrease.
Materials Used in this Tutorial
Valley Yarns Northampton
Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.
A Pair of Knitting Needles
TECHNIQUES USED IN THIS STITCH:
Knit Stitch – K
Stockinette Stitch-St st
Cast On:Any number of stitches.
slip the 1st st on to working needle knitwise.
slip the 2nd st on to working needle knitwise.
knit the 3rd stitch.
slip the 2nd stitch over the 3rd stitch.
slip the 3rd stitch back to your main needle.
slip the 4th stitch over the 3rd stitch.
slip the 3rd stitch to your working needle and slip the 1st stitch over the the 3rd stitch.
slip the 3rd stitch back to the main needle and slip the 5th stitch over the 3rd stitch.
slip the 3rd stitch to your working needle and continue knitting as normal.
Repeat steps 1-9 until you have reached your desired length.
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