Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 05-18-2005, 08:00 PM   #1
Chainleen
Casting On
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to Chainleen Send a message via Yahoo to Chainleen
adding accidental increases. Please help!
Hi Everyone,

I'm new to knitting, very new! I just started on Monday because I decided I needed a more constructive hobby than computer games or just reading all the time.

Anyways,

I am using the website and several books and have decided to teach myself the contintental style because it feels more comfy and natural to me. I can cast on and knit the first row no problem but I somehow manage to increase my stiches by one stich for each subsequent row. I'm going to keep watching the knit and garter stich video's ( the garter stitch video shows amy going from one row to the next) and hope something clicks.

One thing i did notice is that for some reason my last stitch ends in a funny double loop where amy's doesn't. I keep practicing but am not sure what i'm doing to cause this, maybe wrapping the yarn around wrong? I've tried doing it differently... If anyone can help me on this I'd appreciate it. It would be nice to be able to make a square instead of cresents all the time!!

Thanks for your help!
Chainleen is offline   Reply With Quote
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Accidental Felting KnittingShieldMaiden How-to Questions 10 12-10-2010 10:54 PM
Accidental Yarn over morgano How-to Questions 2 10-10-2009 07:43 PM
Accidental Mobius?? snowangel General Knitting 8 02-06-2008 07:39 PM
adding increases loopieT How-to Questions 2 06-07-2007 10:52 PM
Is it possible to fix an accidental YO? knovice How-to Questions 4 11-10-2006 08:21 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:13 PM.