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How to do the heart stitch in knitting?

This easy knitting stitch will win your heart in seconds! Learn how to make a heart stitch in knitting with only a two row repeat pattern.



Step by Step Guide to the Heart Shaped Knitting Stitch — 

Cast on an even number of stitches.

Row 1: Knit one, *knit one wrapping the yarn twice around the needle, repeat from * until last stitch, knit the last stitch.

Row 2: Knit one *unwrap the yarn from next two stitches like if you were to slip them purlwise, pass second stitch on right needle over the first as if to bind off but without dropping it from the needle, place both stitches back on left needle, knit first stitch through the back loop, and second stitch normally, repeat from * until last stitch, knit the last stitch. 

These two rows form the pattern.

 Heart shaped stitch - how to knit

Happy knitting! 

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