Knitting: Fundamentals

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Lemon Difficult Shawl Knitting Kit

What Is Stitch Definition?

By Ashley Little

When you're shopping for yarn online, you may notice that some yarns claim to have good stitch definition. But what does that really mean? Find out here!

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Beginner Knitter's Guide to PSSO

How to Pass a Slipped Stitch Over (PSSO)

By Ashley Little

If you saw "psso" in a pattern, would you feel a little bewildered by the abbreviation? Psso means "pass the slipped stitch over," and it's a simple technique once you learn it. In fact, it's possible you already used it and didn't even realize it! Take a closer look at psso, including one of the common ways to use it as a decrease.

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