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3kids1036 03-10-2007 09:29 PM

Gauge....11 stitches per 4 inches
 
What does this mean? Anyone???

Thanks!

Hildegard_von_Knittin 03-10-2007 09:32 PM

It means that for every 4 inches of knitting you should have eleven stitches... AND that you should have 2 and 3/4ths of a stitch for every ONE inch of knitting.

Get some chunky yarn and big needles!!!

3kids1036 03-10-2007 09:39 PM

How did you figure that out? I think that is what confusing me....

Braden 03-10-2007 10:24 PM

Okay, here we go:

11 stitches per 4 inches. That means that you should have 11 stitches in every 4" of knitting. divide 11 by 4, and you have your stitches per 1 inch. Does that clear it up?

3kids1036 03-10-2007 10:39 PM

Yes it does. I love you. How am I going to explain THAT one to my hubby?? LOL

THanks again! :muah: :muah: :muah: :muah: :heart:

Braden 03-10-2007 11:24 PM

Any Time!


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