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Old 12-14-2005, 11:12 AM   #1
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slip the stitch marker?
when patterns say slip the stitch marker...do they really mean SLIP?

if i just slip it, it gets kinda tangles with my working yarn and the first stitch of the next round. i actually unclasp it, knit two stitches and then put it back on in the right place.

am i doing somethign wrong?
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Old 12-14-2005, 11:25 AM   #2
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You're fine...all it wants you to do is keep it in the right place. It might be easier for you though if you had a different kind of stitch marker where you could just slip it from the left needle to the right needle.
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Old 12-14-2005, 11:27 AM   #3
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all you have to do is just pop it from one needle to the other....shouldn't get tangled with the yarn at all (unless you do what i do and accidentally knit it in sometimes I always just stick my needle into it purlwise and pop it over.
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