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Decrease for armholes & Binding off center stitches
Posted by: Anonymous User (IP Logged)
Date: December 19, 2007 03:12PM

I am knitting my first sweater and am having difficulty understanding the pattern instructions. I am working on the front - I have the back completed. The instructions state that I should shape armhold by binding off 3 stitches at beg. of next two rows, dec. 1 st. each side, every alternate row (19) times and at the same time when work measures 15" from beginning, BO centers 2 sts. Continue to work each side separately, decreasing at armhole as for back until work measures 17" from beginning ending with a WS row.

I am confused about the binding off center two stitches and continuing to work each side separately? Can anyone explain the instructions in a more remedial way so that I can understand them?

Thank you!

Your help would be greatly appreciated.

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