How do you pick up stitches on the right side?

Do you pick up stitches on the right or wrong side?

We are going to pick up the stitches along the side of our project, always keeping the wrong side facing us. Using the knitting needle pick up the first stitch, inserting the needle from back to front, the same way as if you were going to purl the stitch. Be sure to pick up both strands of the stitch.

How do you pick up and knit with right side facing?

As a general rule, when picking up stitches you will either pick up perpendicularly from the side edge of a knitted fabric (which is comprised of rows), or from a bind-off or cast-on edge (which is comprised of stitches, and from which your new knitting will flow in the same direction, stitch for stitch).

How do you knit evenly?

Tips to knit more evenly.

  1. Knit more. It can be that simple! …
  2. Learn to tension your yarn with your fingers. …
  3. Hold your needles differently. …
  4. Learn to recognise when to swatch flat and when to swatch in the round. …
  5. Use a different needle to purl. …
  6. (whoops, did I say 5?)
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