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    Basic Techniques:

       How to make a Slip Knot

        Measuring Gauge

        Weaving in Ends on Stockinette Stitch

        Weaving in Ends on Ribbing

     

    Advanced Techniques:

       Backwards Knitting

        Kitchener Stitch - (Grafting)

        Magic Loop Knitting

        Turning a Heel with Short Row Decreasing

        Wet Blocking a Knitted Piece

     

    Casting On:

       Double Cast On (Long tail cast on) Method

        Twisted German Cast On

        Knitted Cast On

        Cable Cast On

     

    Stitches:

        Making a Knit Stitch

        Making a Purl Stitch

        Knit Through the Back Loop (ktbl)

        Purl Through the Back Loop (ptbl)

        Stockinette Stitch

        Ribbing Stitch

     

    Increases:

       Yarn Over (yo)

        Make One Right (m1r)

        Make One Left (m1l)

        Knit One Front & Back (Bar Increase) (k1fb)

     

    Decreases:

        Knit Two Together (k2tog)

        Knit Two Together Through Back Loop (k2tog tbl)

        Slip Slip Knit (ssk)

        Slip 1 Knit 1 Pass Slip Stitch Over (skp)

       

    Binding Off:

       Basic Knitting Bind Off

        Crochet Bind Off

        Knitted Bind Off on the Right Side

        Knitted Bind Off on the Wrong Side

        Binding off in Pattern

     

    Helpful Hints:

        Recognizing a Twisted Stitch

        How to Fix a Dropped Stitch

        TINKing Purl Stitches (take out a purl stitch)

        TINKing Knit Stitches (take out a knit stitch)

        How to tell the difference between a knit and a purl stitch