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Resources

Stack of knitting reference booksIf you’re looking for basic pattern help, you’ve come to the right place. Below is a collection of my favorite stitch and technique resources, listed alphabetically.

It’s an ever-growing list, so check back! If there’s something you’d like to see that I haven’t covered yet, please get in touch and I’ll see what I can do.

Stitches

Central Double Decrease (cdd)
Double Yarn Over
Knit 2 Together (k2tog)
Knit 3 Together (k3tog)
Knit Front & Back (kfb)
Knit Through the Back Loop (ktbl)
Left Twist (LT)
Purl 2 Together (p2tog)
Right Twist (RT)
Slip, Slip, Knit (ssk)
Slip, Slip, Slip, Knit (sssk)
Slip, Slip, Purl (ssp)
Yarn Over (yo) (see also Double Yarn Over, above)

Techniques

Alternating Skeins
Binding Off In Pattern
Closing the Gap when Binding Off in the Round
German Twisted Cast On
Lifelines
Long Tail Cast On