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Old 02-21-2012, 07:56 AM   #1
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Hello. I am just starting to knitt. I am trying to make a chemo hat and I do not understand pattern instructions. What does the numbers in () mean?
Round 1:*knit8 (9,10), k2tog;*repeat from* to end of round
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Old 02-21-2012, 08:00 AM   #2
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The numbers between the () are to tell you how many stitches to work for a particular size. In your case, the 8 would be the smallest size and the 9 and 10 would be for the next two sizes.
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