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It is a decrease: Slip one stitch as if to knit, slip another stitch as if to knit, put the left needle into the fronts of both slipped stitches and knit them together through the back.
Most yarns will give a recommended millimeter needle size. Crochet hooks have a letter and millimeter size printed on them to choose the appropriate one. Also, a general rule is for Dk weight yarn use a size G. Worsted you can use an H and for a chunky weight yarn use a J.
No your basic stitch takes about a half hour to learn.
We prefer to use the invisible seaming method. We offer classes in this way of finishing.
Yes gauge is very important in order for your garment to fit.
Yes we have Beginner Knitting I, II and III. We also offer Beginner Crochet classes.