You can pick up stitches anywhere on a garment in that same way. Just stick your needle in the knitting wherever you want the new row of stitches to start!
*Dream Swatch in Madil Eden Bamboo
On the needles:
*Isabella from Spring Knitty
*Striped hoodie from Nursery Knits
*Tomato from Knitting Daily
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