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Re: How many stitches do I pick up?
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: May 06, 2009 04:09PM

I'll only add to this that I usually try to make my sleeve stitches conform more to the way woven fabric sleeves are set in. That is I put more of the sleeve stitches toward the very top and an extra few of those toward the upper back. If the sleeves are dropped-style this is less important, but if they sit up on the shoulder line it is very important. Otherwise the sleeve puckers out on either side and stretches across the top. For this reason, I never follow an inflexible stitch-to-row ratio.

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  How many stitches do I pick up? Cathy 05/04/2009 05:59PM
  Re: How many stitches do I pick up? KT 05/04/2009 08:29PM
  Re: How many stitches do I pick up? Cathy 05/04/2009 08:52PM
  Re: How many stitches do I pick up? Alex 05/06/2009 04:09PM

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