How To Knit Two Stitches Together

how to knit two stitches together

How To K2Tog

A basic stitch in knitting is K2Tog (or knit two together) this means that you knit two stitches together.

It’s commonly used in knitting patterns and is one way to decrease the number of stitches on your needle.

  • Knitting two together is a basic method of decreasing stitches.
  • It makes a decrease that is abbreviated as K2Tog or k2tog in patterns.
  • To ‘knit two together’ is just like making a regular knit stitch, but you work through two stitches instead of just one.
  • You can do the same thing with purl stitches, which is known as purl two together (P2Tog).

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