How do you do a invisible decrease in knitting?

What’s an invisible decrease?

(invisible) decrease (abbreviation: dec)

The invisible decrease is an alternative method of decreasing which will make your decrease stitch look much like the other stitches in the row, resulting in a smoother and more even crochet fabric. Inset the hook in the front loop of the second stitch (1).

Is SSK a left leaning decrease?

SSK — Slip, slip, knit: a left-leaning decrease.

What does Dec mean in knitting?

dec: Decrease or decreasing – by working 2 or more stitches together. Instructions will state how many stitches are to be decreased and quite often will have a row or rows set out to show how the stitches should be decreased.

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