Lion Brand® Yarn will be closed Monday, October 24th and Tuesday, October 25th. Please allow additional processing time for all orders. Thank you!

How to Knit - Decreasing


dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)

Decreasing is the process of removing one or more stitches from a piece. 

There are a number of ways to decrease and the choice of decrease used is most often determined by the desired slant of the stitches. Two common decreases are: