I thought to try my first sweater and choosed a pattern from Katia Bebe 52 book/Model 18. I guess Katia patterns maybe not the best way to start for a frist sweater but wanted something with that yarn since I have many yarns of this.
"When work measures XXX length….bind off (cast off) at both edges, at the beginning of each row: 1 time 4 st."
After that I am supposed to decrease 8 sts. So what does 1 time 4 st. means?
Am i supposed to bind off 4 sts. on 1st row and another 4 on second or
4 sts. 1st row and 1 st. on next 4 rows?
I already contacted Katia for explanation but didn’t get a reply yet so if anyone can explain me this I would appreciate it.
Bimd off 4sts at the beginning of the first row and then 4 sts at the beginning of the second row. That'll give you the symmetrical bind off for the beginning of the armholes.
Good luck with your sweater!
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