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Old 03-24-2013, 08:06 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by Jan in CA View Post
Lizar, I think I would have told the 11 yr old what she was doing. It is a stitch, bit it twists it and if she continues she'll have to do the purl differently which will be combination knitting.

It's great they are learning!

Yeah, I think so too. I wouldn't say they're doing it wrong but point out it is different and gives a different result, that it's good to know how because sometimes that's the way you want to do it but it twists the stitches and usually you don't want that.
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