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Old 08-26-2012, 06:15 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by salmonmac View Post
These decreases will shape the earflap. Instead of doing the decreases on the very edge, do them one stitch in from the edge. So you would knit one, decrease (probably a ssk,see the Glossary tab above if you need to) knit across to 3 stitches from the end, knit 2 together and knit one. Knit 3 rows and then repeat the decrease row. You want to do the decrease row 4 times total with 3 rows of plain knitting (no decreases) between the decrease rows. Then decrease every 8th row until you're down to 4sts on the needle.

Thank you so much! I got it and it actually made sense! Boy do I love this site!!! I finished my ear flap hat and it looks great!!! Thanks for all the help!
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