I agree with GrumpyGramma. You really did accomplish a lot with this first pattern!
I taught myself to knit as well. I used a book and the videos here and have never looked back.
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Nathalie - AuburnChick's Adventures
Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers.
-- Isaac Asimov