ow to Make a Silp Knot with Studio Knit

Our beloved Slip Knot is the first stitch in knitting!

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It’s so easy… surely you’ve done this before!

 

 

Simply take the long end of the yarn, which is attached to ball, and place it over the short end. I just secure it with my left thumb.

How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit. How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.

Now, taking the long end, take it under the loop, up, and through, pulling it, and that’s your slip knot right there.

 

How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.

Then you just slip it tight, put your needle in, and that is actually your first knitting stitch.

How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit. How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.

You just created your first knitting stitch by making a slip knot. Very cool!

How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.

How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.

How to Make a Slip Knot with Free Pattern + Video Tutorial by Studio Knit.