Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-09-2010, 12:35 AM   #1
1st Leg of the Journey
pauly81's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Arcata, CA
Posts: 169
Thanks: 26
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to pauly81
I am knitting a shawl, and the Increases I was using were creating a hole, I need a left leaning, and a right leaning increase. which ones don't leave a hole/
keep on knittin
pauly81 is offline   Reply With Quote


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

Old 12-09-2010, 01:21 AM   #2
Jan in CA
Mod Squad
Jan in CA's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Southern CA
Posts: 37,716
Thanks: 1,715
Thanked 8,897 Times in 7,246 Posts
I'm not sure which increase you were using, but with a few of them that leave holes you can twist the stitch and it usually closes it just fine. That being said take a look at the increases in this sample and see which you like the look of best.

When asking questions ALWAYS post the name and a link for the pattern if you have it.

NEW! KH knitting video archive

Jan in CA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2010, 10:07 AM   #3
Knit On!
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Montana
Posts: 27,765
Thanks: 160
Thanked 6,457 Times in 6,038 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to suzeeq
You can look at M1R and M1L on the Increases page. Shawls usually use a YO to make holes on purpose, but you can use another increase.
sue- knitting heretic

suzeeq 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
Increasing sissyv How-to Questions 5 07-14-2010 03:26 PM
Help with Increasing berenicevlz How-to Questions 2 01-16-2007 03:24 AM
increasing to 3 usamacka How-to Questions 3 10-30-2006 11:45 AM
Increasing in 1x1 Rib mommafoofoo How-to Questions 3 04-28-2006 03:34 PM
Increasing janey How-to Questions 4 02-18-2006 06:45 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:04 AM.