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Old 04-17-2007, 09:00 AM   #1
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drop stitch scarf
I am trying to knit a drop stitch scarf and the pattern says yarn over three times. Does that mean three stitches? Or does it mean to wrap around the stitch three times? I don't think its difficult, is it??
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Old 04-17-2007, 09:20 AM   #2
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You'll do a yarn over three times, so just wrap your yarn around the needle three times. It isn't difficult. You do the yarn over independent of the other stitches on your needles.
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Old 04-18-2007, 08:40 AM   #3
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Just remember that in the next row after the one where you wrap round the needle three times you just knit a stitch as the pattern will tell you and you let the wrapped yarn drop off the needle. Once you do a few of these across you'll see the effect. Those nice long drops :-)
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Old 04-18-2007, 11:24 AM   #4
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Amy has a nice video of it here if you scroll down to Decorative Stitches and then watch the video for Elongated Stitch.
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