To undo knitting one stitch at a time, insert the left-hand needle from front to back into the stitch that is directly below the stitch on your right-hand needle. Pull the yarn out and place the old stitch back on the left needle.

Video: Undo Knitting One Stitch at a Time and Remove Mistakes

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"Tink" is a cute way to say "knit" backwards, that is, undoing your knitting stitch by stitch. A lot of people are unsure of how to do this safely and responsibly but, after you watch this video, that won't be you. To take out knitting one stitch at a time, insert the left-hand needle from front to back into the stitch that is directly below the stitch on your right-hand needle. Pull the yarn out and place the old stitch back on the left needle.

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