View Single Post
Old 10-23-2009, 06:41 PM   #616
Mod Squad
ArtLady1981's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Kent, Washington
Posts: 10,519
Thanks: 5,266
Thanked 3,902 Times in 3,022 Posts

If you did short rows for the Back must have put them (the remaining "live" stitches) onto either waste yarn or holders.

To perform the 3-needle bind will need to have an equal amount for each Front shoulder as well. For example: all 4 shoulders have 16 live stitches on hold.

When the time comes, you will put the 16 for the Right Front shoulder onto a needle, and you will put the 16 for the Right Back shoulder onto a needle...and THEN you take a 3rd needle for the actual binding off process.

You prolly already know that, but just in case....

And, Knitting Help has a video (it's the last one on the page) on how to work the 3-needle bindoff, but you prolly know that, too, but just in case....

And don't forget YouTube. Just enter 3-needle bind off knitting in the search bar once you get there. Here is just one:
YouTube Video
ERROR: If you can see this, then YouTube is down or you don't have Flash installed.
Knitting Help Video Index

I'm Artlady at:
ArtLady1981 is offline   Reply With Quote