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Old 11-10-2012, 06:44 PM   #1
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I am new to this site & so glad I've found it! I'm confused with an easy pattern for a baby sweater. http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/L0...s%2FL0071.html

I'm at the "left front yoke" it says to cast on 18 stitches. Cast it on to what???

Please help. I'm so confused.
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Old 11-10-2012, 07:12 PM   #2
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Just cast on to your needle with a new yarn end - this begins a new piece. Reading further - after you knit 3 rows with those stitches you'll be knitting the back and right yoke stitches onto the same needle to join them.
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Old 11-10-2012, 08:37 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by suzeeq View Post
Just cast on to your needle with a new yarn end - this begins a new piece. Reading further - after you knit 3 rows with those stitches you'll be knitting the back and right yoke stitches onto the same needle to join them.
Thankk you. Does this look right?
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Old 11-10-2012, 08:47 PM   #4
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Let's try this again.
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Old 11-10-2012, 08:53 PM   #6
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I posted the link in my original post. Is that not OK?
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I posted the link in my original post. Is that not OK?
No, a link is fine to the pattern. It helps to see your work sometimes when you're asking a question. I was giving you a thumbs up to your picture of your cast on stitches. Looks like you did a good job.
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Oh ha ha ha! I understand now! Thank you!
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Old 11-10-2012, 11:18 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by suzeeq View Post
Just cast on to your needle with a new yarn end - this begins a new piece. Reading further - after you knit 3 rows with those stitches you'll be knitting the back and right yoke stitches onto the same needle to join them.
Oh man. I'm still confused.
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What part confuses you? The first part of the sweater is on holders at this point, take a new yarn end and cast on the sts, then you work across the back stitches and the sts on the other side of the yoke.
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