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Re: reversed neck shaping for sweater
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: November 01, 2008 02:22PM

Opposite decreases can be made to roughly mirror each other by pairing a "k2tog" (knit two together in the regular knit position) with a "psso" (slip one stitch - usually knitwise as this becomes a "dead" stitch - knit one stitch, pass the slipped stitch over the stitch just knitted), or more frequently these days a "ssk" (slip two stitches in succession, both knitwise, insert the left needle back into them from the left (they are both twisted now) and knit them together.

Does this address the directional problem?

Subject Written By Posted
  reversed neck shaping for sweater DebC 10/28/2008 03:05PM
  Re: reversed neck shaping for sweater Alex 10/29/2008 12:43AM
  Re: reversed neck shaping for sweater DebC 10/29/2008 02:02PM
  Re: reversed neck shaping for sweater Alex 11/01/2008 02:22PM
  Re: reversed neck shaping for sweater DebC 11/03/2008 02:33PM

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