To work a right–leaning make one, insert the left-hand needle, from back to front, under the strand of yarn which runs between the stitch just worked and the next stitch on the left-hand needle. The make one can cause a distortion of the stitches on either side of the decrease.
Make increases or decreases at least one stitch in from the edge stitches. Yarn Over (yo). A yarn over. Note how the front strand leans toward the right (fig. 16i).
The Make One Right Increase (M1R) technique is used to add stitches to your knitting It is an almost. This particular increase creates a left leaning stitch.
To make an M1L or make–one-left, take the left-hand needle and pick up the bar between the stitches from front to back, as shown in the picture. Use the right .