Increasing with a K1 or P1 Below

Knitting Tutorial: Learn how to make an increase in your knitting by working a K1 or P1 into the stitch below the next stitch on your needle.
Although it's not as popular as other knit increases, stitches can often be added by either knitting or purling into the stitch below the next stitch on your left needle. It creates an effect that's very similar to a lifted increase, but some knitters find it easier to manipulate.

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Thanks to Skacel for providing the yarn and addi needles used in this tutorial. These products are available locally at many yarn shops and online at Makers' Mercantile.

Increasing with a K1 or P1 Below

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Knitting Video Tutorial: Learn how to make an increase in your knitting by working a K1 or P1 into the stitch below the next stitch on your needle.
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The Chilly Dog: Increasing with a K1 or P1 Below
Increasing with a K1 or P1 Below
Learn how to make an increase in your knitting by working a K1 or P1 into the stitch below the next stitch on your needle.
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