Custom Search

How To Do Four Stitch Decrease

Question: Please tell me how to do a four stitch decrease. The pattern I have is in error. I have never had to do four stitches, and would appreciate some help. Thank you.



Answer: I don't know the pattern's detail so I will tell you what the possibilities are.

- If the pattern said decrease 4 sts evenly on that particular row or round, you will need to divide those sts by 4 and do decrease where you need. (e.g. 120/4 = 30 = make 1 decrease at every 30 sts by k2tog on the 29th and 30th sts.)

- A four sts decrease at once can be done by passing over the 2rd-5th sts over the 1st sts on the right hand needle.

I think I really need to see the pattern in order to be sure. Is there anyway you can scan the pattern and attach it to me.

I really want to help you.

Ratcha




Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Knitting Questions And Comments.






Custom Search