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Loop Stitches Front

Loop Stitches Front
Surface loops,made by winding the yarn round a finger, can be knitted into the front or the back as you work. This firm fabric is suitable for making warm jackets or jerseys, used as an all over pattern, border, or part of a design.

how to knit loop stitches

2,Bring yarn forward between needles, round thumb on left hand and back between needles.

how to knit loop stitches

4, Bring yarn over and round point of right-hand needle to make a stitch.Still keep the yarn looped round your thumb.

how to knit loop stitches

6,  Knit one row.On the next loop row move the position of the loop along one stitch by knitting the first 2 stitches before making the first loop. These 2 rows form the loop pattern.

1,  Knit one row, on the next row knit the first stitch.*Knit the next stitch but do not let the loop fall off the left-hand needle.


how to knit loop stitches

3, Knit the loop remaining on the left-hand needle,do not drop the yarn looped round the thumb.

how to knit loop stitches

5, Pass the 2nd. and 3rd. stitch on the right-hand needle over the yarn round the needle and off the needle and drop the loop off your thumb.Knit the next stitch.* Repeat from * to end of row. If you have cast on an even number of stitches do not make a loop on the last stitch.

how to knit loop stitches

The Knitting Wool Store Knitting Techniques  How to Knit Loop Stitches through front of work

How to Knit Loop Stitches through back of work


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