How do you pick up stitches evenly?

How do you pick up more stitches than rows?

When you pick up stitches along a vertical or curved edge, pick up one stitch every four spaces (the space you insert your needle into in order to pick up the stitch). Skip the next space and pick up the next sequence of four stitches along the next four spaces.

How do you pick up vertical stitches?

How to Pick Up Stitches along a Vertical Edge

  1. With the RS facing, starting at the right end of the work, insert your needle between the running threads of the first 2 stitches from front to back.
  2. Wrap the yarn as if to knit, and pull the new loop through.

How many stitches are in one inch of skin?

Average – 6 stitches per inch.

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