Frequent question: How do you increase an evenly row in knitting?

What does it mean to increase evenly in knitting?

When a pattern tells us to evenly increase or decrease stitches in a row, that means that we have to do some basic math to figure out how many stitches we should leave between the increases / decreases and how to make sure those increases / decreases are more or less centred, so that the knitted piece looks symmetrical …

What does increase row mean knitting?

Increasing Stitches How To Knit Increases And Purl Increases. Increasing stitches simply means that you need to add an extra stitch or stitches to your knitting. … When you increase stitches you’ll be shaping your knitting and making the fabric wider. An example is when you knit a sleeve for a sweater.

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