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Old 03-29-2013, 04:42 AM   #19
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Originally Posted by GrumpyGramma View Post
Well, Carol, your skills are certainly beyond mine. I really learning from you and others here. Nobody has that I'm-better-than-you-are attitude. Right now I'm pretty pleased that I turned a short row heel and had no holes to fix. I'll work on the backwards knitting again soon, my main hang up was seeing how to yank the yarn when I did my German short rows turn w/o turning. That makes sense to me, does it to you?
Awww, thanks. I keep working on my skills to improve them, but you shoulda seen my first pair of socks! My puppy did me a favor by chewing them up.

I'm not sure what German short rows are or why that would involve yanking the yarn. I use the STH (Sweet Tomato Heel) invented by Cat Bordhi.
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