How to knit (yfwd. K1) twice?

by Jan
(Edmonds, WA, USA)

Question # 1

I'm making a cute Aran Leaf pillow and I have tried unsuccessfully followed instructions on all mentioned above stitches. Here's are the three rows I was having trouble with:

After i cast on 3 sts then the next row:
Row 1: P1. Purl into front and back of next st. p1
Row 2: K1. M1. K3
Row 3: P1. M1. K1. Yfwd. K1. Yfwd. P2

At the end of row 3, i ended up with 1 remaining stitch and couldn't figured out how to have 2 sts.

Thanks!!!
Jan

Answer

Please see video I made for you below.


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Question #2


It took me 3 days to figured out to do the first 4 rows. Then at the 5th row, i didn't have enough stitches to do 5th row. How to you do (yfwd. K1) twice?


Thank you!

Jan

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Hi Jan,

Maybe you already have figured out the problem by the time you get to watch this video. It took awhile before it turned live on Youtube.


Here is a video I made to show you how to do row 1-8. of the Aran Leaf Pillow



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