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How to Knit - Left-handed Knitting

 

Like writing, knitting moves in one direction from left to right. Knitting uses both hands about equally, making it neither left nor right handed. Many left handers find that learning continental knitting (where the yarn is held in the left hand and is 'picked') is easier than the 'English' style where the yarn is held in the right hand and 'thrown'.