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May 10, 2021

Knitting Sleeves!

Hi, I’m making a cardigan and only have the sleeves left to do but I can’t make sense of where I’m supposed to be increasing, if you could help explain

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May 02, 2021

Making a baby blanket bigger

Can I continue to stitch until 200 or more stitches before I start to decrease with out messing up this pattern. I would just like it to be bigger than

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Apr 28, 2021

Rib stitch on a Sirdar pattern

What exactly does this mean?: Rib6, rib2tog, (rib6, rib2tog) 5 times, rib6 I am making a baby hat and have just knitted 2x2 rib for the cuff. I am confused

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Apr 24, 2021

Aran sweater sleeve

I have done the ribbing for the cuff, increased to the appropriate number of stitches(64) in the last row of ribbing and then did the first row of the

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Apr 21, 2021

How to decrease on an eyelet raglan

My pattern sets a 4 row eyelet pattern on the raglan. The 1st row decreases 1 stitch at each end. 2nd and 4th rows are purl. The 3rd row, is as follows:

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Apr 17, 2021

Pattern Question

I do not understand what this Dec rnd means: *Work 12 sts, p1, p2tog, p1; rep from * around-90 sits. Work even 3 rnds. Do I stop the original pattern?

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Apr 16, 2021

Can I dec on cape cast on neck in same inc area?

Hi :>), Have a cape pattern that inc kfb, need to make neck smaller. Can I dec at the same areas where the kfb on each side of markers were at? I am

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Apr 16, 2021

"live stitches facing down"

I am working on a shawl and coming to the part that is adding on a border so that there are live stitches on the needles from the first top part of the

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Apr 13, 2021

How do I read this pattern

Pattern reads “Rep. last 2 rows until the foll. row has been completed”. Which is the following row?

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Apr 13, 2021

Not sure how to follow the part for neck

Making a Patons Canadian Sweater, I finished the back, & did the beginning of the neck. So I k 8, put remaining separate needle. Dec 1 st at each neck

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Apr 10, 2021

doing sl st, k2tog, psso, with only 2 st, as directed in pattern, not 3 st

sl st-k2tog-psso i understand how to do this; however, the instructions read k1, yo, knit to 2 st before marker, sl st-k2tog-psso, replace marker, knit

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Apr 10, 2021

What is a selvedge(st) stitch?

what does 1 selvedge st mean? How is it applied?

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Apr 07, 2021

Pattern baby knits by Debbie bliss - pick up stiches

V neck cardigan struggling with front edging. Tells me to. Join shoulder seams. With right side facing, 3 1/4 needles pick up and k 30sts. along right

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Apr 06, 2021

Errors with a patrons pattern

What are the corrections for the pattern Delicate Cables Shawl?

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Apr 06, 2021

Don’t understand this instruction

Working on these 70 sts dec 1 st. each end of needle every row to 42 sts. on needle, then every alternate row to 16 sts on needle My question is Am

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Apr 06, 2021

S1, knit to end. Work 6 rows

When it says S1, knit to end. Work 6 rows. Do you just knit 6 rows after the S1 knit to end row or do you repeat the S1, knit to end row 6 times?

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Apr 06, 2021

How do I join shoulder seams by picking up cast off stitches and knitting

I have completed back and right and left round neck cardigan fronts and all have been cast off. The pattern then says Neckband join shoulder seams. With

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Apr 06, 2021

Decreasing stitches every second row on the RS

If it says to, on the RS, decrease 1 st at each edge every other row, would this mean to do the decreases every RS row or every second RS row?

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Apr 06, 2021

Illogical final two rows of cable jumper back

Hello, I am completely baffled by this! I now have 64 sts remaining and have reached the last two rows of the back of a cable knit jumper. It says Cast

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Apr 04, 2021

What does this mean

What does it mean continue straight until 16 rows less have been worked on back

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