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What Are Knitting Ribs?

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A knitted rib is a stitch pattern combining knits and purls to make vertical stripes of each stitch. The most common ribs are 1 x 1 and 2 x 2, but there are dozens of variations.

Adding New Yarn

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Adding new yarn is most often used when you need to add another skein of the same yarn to continue a project, but it's also the same technique if you need to add a different yarn or color.

Wrap & Turn Tutorials

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Wrap & turns are used when making short rows which add shaping to your work. When working a short row, you work partway through a row or round, do a wrap & turn, then work back to the other end of the row or round without finishing the first one. Most often you do several wrap & turns in an even number on both sides of your work.