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Old 01-12-2012, 10:10 PM   #2
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The cast on st helps prevent a gap where the thumb connects to the main part of the mitten. Work up to the gap, cast on one st. You can use a backwards loop for this cast on or you can knit cast on a st and then continue working around the mitten.
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