How to knit 5 stitches twisted together (decrease)

In this DROPS video we show how to decrease by knitting 5 stitches twisted together.

K 5 twisted tog as follows: K 5, pass next to last st worked over the last so that this st is around the last st, repeat until all 4 sts have been passed over (= 4 sts dec).

You must read the pattern to be able to follow. You’ll find patterns using this technique by clicking on the pictures below.

The video above can be used in the following patterns

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Comments (1)

Margaret Binns 23.10.2015 - 15:42:

The video and the written instructions on the pattern for 161-31 are different. The video for Knit 5 together has the instructions that are given for Knit 5 together twisted on the written pattern, and vice versa. Which is correct?

DROPS Design 13.05.2016 - 12:17:

Dear Margaret! Always follow the pattern instructions. Happy knitting!

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