Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-17-2005, 07:58 AM   #11
Ingrid
Moderator
Mod Squad
 
Ingrid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Pleasant Valley, NY
Posts: 29,581
Thanks: 21
Thanked 2,240 Times in 1,837 Posts
Originally Posted by optomh
i just looked at the video on making buttonholes which is not what i am doing but it was the only place i found where the video showed slipping a stitch.

so my next questions are:

(a) if i try to tighten the keyhole in the scarf by slipping the first stitch at the edge of the hole, do i slip it knitwise or purlwise, and

(b) do i slip the last stitch on the other edge, and again, purlwise or knitwise.

i guess i am asking if i should slip the stitch at both sides of the hole, and which way.

thinkingthatiamnotmakingsense,iam
optomh
I'm making a scarf right now and I'm slipping the first stitch (purlwise) and knitting the last stich of each row. It's making a very nice edge.

For the hole, if the k side is facing you for the first stitch of the hole, I would slip it purlwise. If the p side is facing you for the first st, I would slip it knitwise.

Good luck with it.
Ingrid is offline   Reply With Quote

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 06-17-2005, 01:10 PM   #12
brookenic
Knitting the Flap
 
brookenic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Northeast Pennsylvania
Posts: 434
Thanks: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to brookenic Send a message via Yahoo to brookenic
I use this pattern for my keyhole scarves. I adjust length to the person I'm making it for child or adult.
__________________
***Life's too short to drink bad wine.***
brookenic is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


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
FO: Striped keyhole scarf Slim What'cha Knittin'? 19 04-25-2014 07:09 AM
FO: keyhole scarf sorifes What'cha Knittin'? 11 02-12-2009 04:29 PM
Keyhole Scarf Question nitewyngs How-to Questions 4 01-14-2008 09:35 PM
Keyhole Scarf question candicane Pattern Central 2 02-14-2006 12:11 PM
FO keyhole scarf JENinIA What'cha Knittin'? 13 01-31-2006 10:41 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:38 AM.