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How to Knit - Avoiding Extra Stitches




Sometimes an extra stitch is formed at the beginning of your needle. This happens when you begin to work a row and you take the yarn over the top of the needle. 

To prevent this, bring your yarn underneath your knitting when moving it from front to back for a knit stitch or from back to front for a purl stitch.