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Slip, Slip, Knit (ssk)

The ssk, or slip-slip-knit, is a left-leaning single decrease. It takes two stitches and turns them into a single stitch that slants toward the left.

The following video demonstrates how to work a ssk:

At 1:24, there’s a comparison of ssk and k2tog so you can see how they produce stitches that slant in different directions.