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Old 01-15-2005, 10:15 PM   #1
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Knitting with loops
I saw a beautiful scarf made with Chenille isis yarn. It looked like it was knitted in stockinette stitch and incorporated a series of loops about 3/4" long, hanging off the front side of the work. The woman wearing it didn't know how it had been made but it was made by a friend of hers. I recall an old Beehive knitting pattern that had a stuffed poodle made with similar loops but can't figure out how to make them and have spent several hours searching old pattern books and the web. Any advice? Much appreciated.
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Old 01-16-2005, 05:45 AM   #2
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Hi clk,

This is way bigger than what you described, but is this the kind of thing that you mean?

Also, re those beehive poodle patterns, I just did a check and there are some on ebay if that helps you:

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Old 01-16-2005, 06:55 AM   #3
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Welcome clk!

Do you mean "loop stitch"? I've got a video of this (next the the picture of cable stitches) on the Advanced techniques page.

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CLK - here's one I saw today:

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