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Old 10-24-2012, 04:00 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by suzeeq View Post
You don't have to knit the sleeves in the round, just knit them flat and sew up with the side seams. You could also sew the side seams first, or knit the body in the round to the underarm so there's no side seams, and knit the sleeves in the round too.
Thanks! I plan side seams because of short row shaping for the front to accommodate my... you get the idea. That's the only reason I'm not doing it in the round. Coping with short rows and working in the round seems like to much and I'm not sure how it would work. It will be a cardi BTW.
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