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Old 05-08-2011, 04:31 PM   #1
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Ok, I'm still a relatively new knitter and I've decided to knit a bear. I found the pattern at Hobby Lobby. And the part that has me stumped is this k20,[k2tog,k1] 4 times, k2tog, k20- 49sts. Now I know what k2tog means but it's the four times that has me stumped. I have 54 sts on the needles at present. It's just confusing. I realize the abbreviations are to save space but it sounds like a foreign language. If anyone can help me it would be very greatly appreciated.
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Old 05-08-2011, 04:45 PM   #2
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Knit 20 sts, then k2tog, k1, 2tog, k1, 2tog, k1, k2tog, k1, k2tog, k20 and you'll end up with 49 sts. You're decreasing 5 sts in the center with a k1 between decs.
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