Learn one of the basic building blocks of every knitting project. This is a great place to start because it’s easier than most of the other knitting stitches.
Step 1: Insert the RN from left-to-right into the stitch. Although this is the correct way, it will likely feel “wrong” to you.
Step 2: Wind the working yarn around your RN counterclockwise.
Step 3: Pull the yarn through the stitch in Step 1
Step 4: Take the stitch off the Left needle (LN).
Step 5: Pull/tug at the stitch a bit.
You’ve made one stitch!
Make sure you put the needle into the stitch this way
and not this way
The knit stitch is abbreviated as K or k. And, if you see a “k” in other abbreviations, it’s likely standing for “knit”