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To purl backwards, insert the left-hand needle from front to back through the first stitch on your right-hand needle. Wrap the yarn around the left-hand needle counter-clockwise (towards you), and then pull the stitch on the right-hand needle over the wrap and off the needle.

Video: Purl Backwards





[KnitFreedom] Knit Backwards: Save Time By Knitting Backwards
[KnitFreedom] Knit Backwards: Save Time By Knitting Backwards





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