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Old 12-24-2012, 03:50 PM   #8
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Yes, the 'extra stitch' probably won't be there for the cast on. It just so happens that the 4" gauge for this pattern was achieved over 25 sts, rather than 24 or 26, or 22. A gauge swatch should always be done with several more sts than given for 4" in order to be more accurate.
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