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Old 11-18-2011, 02:50 PM   #1
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I have a question about ribbing- in a knitting book I have it mentions horizontal ribbing (welt) but doesn't say how to do it. Anyone here that knows how to? I would be so grateful for your input. Thank you.
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Old 11-18-2011, 03:09 PM   #2
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Do you mean horizontal ribbing likt the pattern in this sweater?

Row 1 (RS): Knit.
Rows 2 and 5: Purl.
Rows 3 and 4: Knit.
Row 6: Knit.
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Old 11-18-2011, 03:15 PM   #3
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Yes, on the front of the sweater-that's it! Thank you! I'm a brand new knitter, and I'm making lots of swatches of different stitch patterns. I plan to sew them together into throws, or...other things? Thanks much.
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I'm making lots of swatches of different stitch patterns. I plan to sew them together into throws, or...other things?
Good idea. I wish I'd thought of that.
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Old 11-18-2011, 07:52 PM   #5
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Sounds like you're coming along very well, GG, from your posts! Inspiration is the name of the game.
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