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Old 12-14-2012, 03:42 PM   #7138
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Originally Posted by Akmjd View Post
Hi, I'm a new knitter from Alaska. I'm working on a stockinette watch cap. My stockinette stitches are slanting to the right. What can I do to correct this and what causes this. Thank you for your help .
Hi and welcome to the wonderful world of knitting. Try checking the free videos at the top of the page and see how what you're doing compares with the way Amy does it. That might help you see what's going on. I'm thinking you might be wrapping the yarn "backwards" quotes because if you do it that way on purpose, then it's not backwards.
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