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nurseclaire
01-15-2009, 09:42 AM
Hello, my first post here! a novice knitter!

I am currently working on the heart felt collection by Kim Hargreaves, working currently on Emily a jumper. And do no understand the instructions, hope some one can help me :) here it go's

Next row (RS)(dec): k2, k2tog, k to last 4 sts, k2tog tbl, k2. (95 st) Thats the easy part!

Work 5 rows in sticking stitch, (done that)

Then confusing part!

Dec 1 st as before at each end of next row and 2 foll 6th rows. (89st)

Not understand the last line does it mean i knit the next 2 rows i decrease at each end ?

Please help :)

Claire

Ingrid
01-15-2009, 10:09 AM
Welcome!

You'll work the first 5 rows, then decrease on the 6th as the directions tell you.
Then you'll work 5 more rows and decrease on the 6th, and do that twice, total.
So you're decreasing in rows 6, 18, and 24. You should have 89 stitches at that point.