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Old 11-18-2013, 09:16 PM   #1
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When I knit one purl one on row one do I do a purl stitch to begin the next row or do I do the knit stitch? A beginner. Thanks anyone.
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Old 11-18-2013, 09:25 PM   #2
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What'cha knittin'? Are you doing rib or seed stitch. If you can link to your pattern that's helpful.

For rib, if it looks like a purl, purl it. If it looks like a knit, knit it. A purl stitch will have a bump, a knit won't.

For seed stitch you do the opposite.
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Old 11-18-2013, 09:54 PM   #3
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And if you're not sure what the stitches look like, if you're working in rib and end with a purl, start with a knit. If you end with a knit, start with a purl.
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