Bind Off (cast off) (video instructions: Jeny’s Stretchy Bind-Off)
decrease, decreases, decreased
double pointed needle(s)
knit all stitches on both right side and wrong side
increase, increases, increased
(increase) knit through the front and back of the next stitch
(decrease) knit two stitches together
(decrease) knit 3 stitches together
(increase) Knit Left Loop: Tutorial
(increase) Knit Right Loop: Tutorial
knit through the back loop
knitwise. To insert your needle into a stitch as if to knit.
(increase) Make one stitch. Pick up the horizontal yarn between two stitches and knit into the back of it, thus making a new stitch.
(increase) Make 1 Right
(decrease) Mitered Decrease – Slip 2 sts tog as if to k2tog, k1, pass the 2 slipped sts over.
Purl two together
purl through the front and back of the next stitch
(increase) Purl Left Loop: Tutorial
(increase) Purl Right Loop: Tutorial
pass the slipped stitch over
purl through the back loop
purlwise. To insert your needle into a stitch as if to purl.
reverse stockinette stitch (purl on the right side of the work, knit on the wrong side of the work)
Shadow Wrap Short Rows: Tutorial
see “Shadow Wrap” or “yo short rows”
(decrease) slip, slip, knit. Slip two stitches separately as if to knit, then place the left needle into the fronts of these two stitches and knit them together.
(double decrease) slip three stitches separately as if to knit, then place the left needle into the fronts of these three stitches and knit them together.
Stockinette stitch (knit on the right side of the work, purl on the wrong side of the work)
through the back loop
Work In Progress
with yarn in back
with yarn in front
yarn over short rows: Tutorial