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Old 11-30-2011, 11:48 PM   #1
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Increasing in one stitch?
Hey, all!
I'm just a tad confused on a free pattern I picked up for a coffee cozy(this would fit a Starbucks take-out cup). Here's the part I'm stuck on.
(Inc 1 st in next st. K7) 4 times.

What does this mean? I'm puzzled. Thanks for everything!
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Old 12-01-2011, 12:47 AM   #2
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This is what's called a repeat. You're going to increase 1 st. You can probably do a simple knit in front and back for this. Then you will knit 7 stitches. You'll repeat this four times. Sometimes you'll see pattern repeats written as *inc 1, knit 7* four times. This means that you will repeat whatever is between the astericks.
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Old 12-01-2011, 01:25 AM   #3
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Yes, a KFB (knit front and back) is what increasing into the stitch means. It's an increase so you can watch the video in the increase section of the tab above.
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:18 AM   #4
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Thank you! It makes much more sense now. I guess I was puzzled over the "in next stitch" part.
Thanks again!
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