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Old 11-11-2012, 11:26 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by fatoldladyinpjs View Post
Her stitches are mounted right oriented rather than left like most Continental and English knitters do. You guys would say our stitches are backward. This is some type of Eastern, Russian, or Combined knitting technique. I knit in Eastern European style and my knit stitches are like that. But she purls in the front. True Eastern European style has both knit and purl stitches done with the yarn behind the needles. The yarn is never in front.
Do you know if there is a video showing Eastern European style knitting or written info? I've tried to find out more about it but haven't been very successful.
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