How to knit stripes back and forth

In this DROPS video we show how to knit stripes back and forth on the needle.

When you knit stripes you can carry along the yarn not in use along the edge. This way you don’t have multiple thread ends to fasten afterward. Before each new row from RS twist the working yarn around the tread/threads not in use, and then continue.

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