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Old 11-06-2007, 02:43 PM   #2
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# 1, that's garter stitch.

#2, that's stockinette stitch.

#3, that's garter stitch again, but probably looser than all knits.

You've pretty much described them correctly; knits look like Vs and purls look like bumps. The back of a knit st is a purl st. The piece in this sampler is in Stockinette stitch. The videos here under Basic Stitch patterns - - show what happens when you combine the knits and purls in various ways.
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