Tutorial: Three Needle Bind Off (3NBO)



Beginning with a provisional cast on, knit the item as instructed then follow these steps for the 3 needle bind off.

undo the provisional cast on yarn and place stitches onto a long circular needle or 2 straight knitting needles, dividing stitches equally

stitches divided equally onto 2 needles, or 1 long circular

work with the the right sides of the fabric facing in

use a third needle to knit through the first two stitches of both needles at once

this will result in a single stitch. Repeat so there are 2 stitches on the right hand needle.

cast off a stitch by lifting the first stitch over the second stitch on the right hand needle

1 stitch remaining. repeat the steps above until you have cast off all of the live stitches.