View Single Post
Old 01-14-2013, 02:06 PM   #3
Knitting the Flap
mojo11's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Raleigh, NC
Posts: 456
Thanks: 22
Thanked 55 Times in 49 Posts
Originally Posted by salmonmac View Post
Pick up sts and pick up and knit are sometimes used interchangeably. When you pick up the stitch you're wrapping the yarn around the needle as you would for a knit stitch.
Did you pick up the stitches from right front (as it would be worn) around to the left front? That would make the knit row, row 2, a purl row on the outside of the collar. If not and depending on the pattern for the rest of the collar, you could always purl row 2 to give you the turn that you want.
I know there IS a difference between "pick up" and "pick up and knit", but I've never understood exactly what the difference is. I guess if I ever need to know, the pattern will tell me...
mojo11 is offline   Reply With Quote