Grafting Garter Stitch Tu­to­rial

Creative Knitting - - COMFY & COZY - By Angela Tong

Step 1 Hold the two nee­dles with live stitches with the wrong sides fac­ing each other. You will graft us­ing the yarn tail that is to the right of the stitches on the front nee­dle.

Step 2 Thread the yarn tail onto ta­pes­try nee­dle. Go through first stitch on front nee­dle as if to purl. Pull through, leav­ing the stitch on the nee­dle.

Step 3 In­sert ta­pes­try nee­dle through the first stitch on the back nee­dle as if to purl. Pull through, leav­ing the stitch on the nee­dle.

Step 4 In­sert ta­pes­try nee­dle through the first stitch of front nee­dle as if to knit and slip it off the nee­dle.

Step 5 Then go through the sec­ond stitch as if to purl, pull through, leav­ing stitch on nee­dle. Re­peat steps 4 and 5 on the back nee­dle. Con­tinue re­peat­ing the steps on front and back nee­dles un­til one stitch re­mains on each nee­dle. Go through the front stitch as if to knit and back stitch as if to knit, slip­ping both stitches off the nee­dles.

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