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Posted by: knittingmom (IP Logged)
Date: December 27, 2008 08:58PM

When you join the cast on stitches, the yarn should be in your left hand (continental style) or right hand (American style) and you should be working toward your left. Needle #4 is your working needle. #1 is the needle you're working from and the other two just "hang around" while you work with these two. And yes, your ball of yarn needs to be on the outside of your work or you will end up with a real problem trying to work with yarn that comes through the sock. By the way, be sure all your stitches are going the same way when you join; otherwise you'll end up with a mobius sock, and that won't be fun! Won't fit well, either :( !!!

Hope this clears up the problem for you, Alana. Happy Knitting!!! Marian

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  KNITTING SOCKS alana 12/27/2008 04:47PM
  Re: KNITTING SOCKS knittingmom 12/27/2008 08:58PM
  Re: KNITTING SOCKS Alex 12/27/2008 10:17PM

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