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Re: patterns?
Posted by: clover04750 (IP Logged)
Date: January 09, 2009 01:08PM

We're going to ask you for a link to your pattern, so that we can see an example. Let me think. Sometimes, people put the number of stitches at the end of their row

Ex: Row2: k2tog, k3, repeat x2 (10 > 8)
Or: Row2: k2tog, k3 x2 (+ 8)

If your pattern looks like either of those, they're the same thing. The x2 means repeat that pattern within the row 2 times and the +8 means the number of stitches you should have once you're done your row should be 8.

I hope that's the problem. It always stinks when a hot pattern is quarked, but who can complain about free patterns?!

This link is a list of all pattern abbreviations. Some of them have videos for Continental and English knitters:

Subject Written By Posted
  patterns? cc 01/09/2009 10:45AM
  Re: patterns? clover04750 01/09/2009 01:08PM
  Re: patterns? Alex 01/09/2009 02:07PM
  Re: patterns - adjusting based on formula craftsman 01/09/2009 09:58PM

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