Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-14-2011, 02:46 AM   #1
Casting On
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 22
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
How to interpret the minuet shawl pattern. Please help!
I'm trying to make this Minuet Shawl found here

What does this mean?

17th Row: K 36, * increase 1 st in next st, K 17, repeat from * 5 times, increase 1 st in next st, K 36.

25th Row: K across row, increasing 7 sts and keeping increases in line with previous increases.
Repeat last 8 rows twice.

I can't understand how to increase using this instructions.
Any help will be appreciated. Thank you.

homeschooling2 is offline   Reply With Quote


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

Old 11-14-2011, 04:08 AM   #2
Jan in CA
Mod Squad
Jan in CA's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Southern CA
Posts: 37,720
Thanks: 1,715
Thanked 8,898 Times in 7,247 Posts
When they say "increase in the next stitch" they often mean to use KFB which means to knit into the front and back of the stitch making two stitches. If you don't know how to do that go to the free videos at the top of the page and look at the increases.'s the link.

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 11-14-2011, 12:00 PM   #3
Casting On
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 22
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanks Jan! This helps a lot!
homeschooling2 is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

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
Please interpret this for me..... homeschooling2 How-to Questions 4 04-12-2012 05:57 AM
Pattern Help - how would you interpret this? norahjd How-to Questions 2 07-29-2009 09:15 PM
help interpret this pattern please!!! tamcab General Knitting 5 07-06-2009 10:16 PM
can't interpret pattern merelizmom How-to Questions 2 08-15-2006 11:58 AM
help me interpret a pattern please Maureen MacKenzie How-to Questions 2 04-26-2006 02:21 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:14 AM.