HOW TO MAKE A DOUBLE LOOP

HOW TO MAKE A DOUBLE LOOP, ohlalana

HOW TO MAKE A DOUBLE LOOP

In Block 2 (and some others) of my Blanket MKAL 2021 used the LOOP I explained in the short post “How to make the LOOP in Block 2“. Today’s Block 8 features what I call a DOUBLE LOOP and I wanted to share a detailed explanation on how to do it 🙂 Don’t worry, it’s very easy! Let’s get to it.

HOW TO MAKE A DOUBLE LOOP, ohlalana
The DOUBLE LOOP uses a total of 4 sts.

HOW TO MAKE A DOUBLE LOOP, ohlalana
1) With the right hand needle, pick the 3rd st on left hand needle.
2) Pass it over sts 1 and 2…
3) …and drop it. Now you’ll have to do the same again.
4) With the right hand needle, pick the 4th st (originally number 4) on left hand needle.
5) Pass it over sts 1 and 2…
HOW TO MAKE A DOUBLE LOOP, ohlalana
6) …and drop it. It will land on top of the loop of stitch #3 🙂
7) Now make a yo, knit stitches 1 and 2, and make another yo before continuing working the row. This way, you’ll end up again with 4 stitches in this part for the following rows.

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