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Old 11-15-2012, 03:45 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by Jan in CA View Post
I have always heard that moss stitch was this double version and seed stitch was k1p1 version, but they seem to be used interchangeably.

Can't help you with the short row question, sorry!
Originally Posted by suzeeq View Post
Rox on Ravelry gives a really good explanation of seed/moss stitch and the variations. This would be US double Moss, the UK name for it is Box stitch.

Unfortunately I've never tried short rows in a pattern stitch like this, so can't give you any input on that either.

If I were either of you I think I'd be glad I'd not had experience with short rows in this pattern stitch. It's not a lot of fun, I promise you. Thanks for the link to the discussion, Sue, I knew it could be really confusing to use a name for the stitch pattern and decided that a link to the picture was worth 1k words. When I figure it out, I'll try to remember to let you know how it goes and what I learn in case you ever need to screw around with something so less-than-delightful to work with.
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