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Re: what does "skip" mean
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: April 22, 2007 02:04PM

It is the same in knitting. If you are told to skip a stitch, you do not work that stitch, but leave it on the left needle. You will then be told to go back and work the stitch which you have skipped. This forms a twist.

In crochet you can simply skip stitches. (A hole will form over the skipped stitch for decoration or to be filled with other stitches later. In knitting you have to go back and work the skipped stitch because if you remove it from the needle without working it, it will unravel.

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  what does "skip" mean jbwomer 04/21/2007 08:58PM
  Re: what does "skip" mean JJKnitter 04/21/2007 09:10PM
  Re: what does "skip" mean Alex 04/22/2007 02:04PM

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