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Sep 22, 2023

K2tog one stitch from left front and one stitch from right front

Hi I am making a baby romper and have come to the crotch area and the pattern states to slip 7 stitches on to cable needle from left front (which I have

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Sep 22, 2023

Knitting bigger size

I get to a certain point in the pattern where I’m about to shape raglans. It says for 1st and 2nd sizes only (then proceeds to tell me what to do with

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Sep 22, 2023

Knitting pattern confusion

My knitting pattern says to shape raglans. It carry’s on by saying ‘for 1st and 2nd sizes only…’ but doesn’t say what to do with the bigger sizes.

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Sep 13, 2023

Keeping patt correct and purling

keeping patt correct and purling inc sts until they can be worked in patt, inc 1 st at each end of next and every foll alt row. Please explain Thanks

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Sep 13, 2023

How do I complete row as set?

I am knitting a baby sweater with hoodie. The pattern starts out with the hoodie. Hoodie: Cast on 95 stitches. Rows 1-4: knit across Rows 5 - 32: Work

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Sep 09, 2023

How do I read this pattern?

Good afternoon I am writing this question with the hope that you are able to provide some clarification about a question that I have about the pattern

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Sep 03, 2023

Pattern reading help

Harlequin pram blanket

Hi there, I'm struggling to understand what I'm being asked to do in this pattern: K9, (Inc in next stitch, K6) 30 times, Inc in next st, K8 ... 259 sts.

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Sep 02, 2023

Help figuring out a pattern

I’m knitting the Easton Striped Pullover from Two of Wands. I’ve completed the front and back panels. Now I don’t understand the directions for the sleeves.

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Aug 28, 2023

double honeycomb lace pattern

double honeycomb lace pattern

Sl 1-k1-k2tog-PSSO, (yo) twice I slip 1, then knit 1, then knit 2 together and then I bring the first slipped stitch over both the k1 and the k2tog, so

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Aug 28, 2023

How to decrease if I've added 8 stiches to a pattern.

Hi! I have a pattern based on 64 stiches. The decrease pattern is “k6, ssk” (the between rows are k1,P1, ending k even rows and p odd rows) So there

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Aug 28, 2023

Pattern doesn't make sense!

I have 85sts remaining! 1st Row k1, sl, k1 psso knit to last 3sts k2tog k183sts. 2nd Row P1, p2tog purl to last 3sts,p2togtbl,p181sts. 1st and 2nd

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Aug 28, 2023

Heel flap decreases

I get to one stitch before the gap on my sock. I slip as if to knit the two times then knit those two stitches together. I have seen an alternate way but

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Aug 26, 2023

How do I lap front shoulder with button holes to sew in sleeves


I’m so confused where I need to sew in sleeves as I have a baby jumper with buttonholes on top of shoulder so needs to flap over back to fasten buttons,

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Aug 22, 2023

Vest and teal coloured sweater Tom hanks wears in the movie a man called Otto

I am very interested in obtaining the patterns for the knitted garments mentioned above. Any idea where I can get them?

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Aug 22, 2023

How do I interpret the instructions

I’m attempting to knit a sweater. Started out casting on 83 stitches and completed ribbing. Stuck understanding the next instructions: Next row (RS):

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Aug 18, 2023

Help with working out a pattern - armhole and neck decreases

I'm struggling to work this out: Keeping stripes correct, dec 1 st at armhole edge of next 6 rows, then on foll 6 alt rows and at the same time dec 1

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Aug 10, 2023

How am I loosing a stitch

If the patten k2tg 4 times and yarn over only 3 times I am loosing 1 stitch every section of the patten so over the row I have lost 10 stitches how do

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Aug 10, 2023


Knitting since 2017 until now and I crochet and loom knitting also.

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Aug 06, 2023

Shaping Raglan armholes on baby jumper pattern

Hi I was wandering if you could help me with understanding this part of a pattern: Dec 1 st at each end of next and 6 8: 7: 9: 9 foll 4th rows, then on

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Aug 06, 2023

Which row to increase

inc 1 st at beginning and end of next and every foll 3rd row until 89 sts

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