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Old 03-16-2006, 01:40 PM   #1
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What a dork! How do I READ my knitting?
I have now learned to PURL, yay! and I do pretty well unless I make a mistake--but when I do, I get stuck. I ended up with an extra stitch at the end of a row of ribbing, and I tried to unravel it a little to see what I had done and how to fix it, and I am now completely lost. Is there any help for such a thing?

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Old 03-16-2006, 01:50 PM   #2
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Here is a link that shows how to fix common mistakes. It's about 1/3 of the way down the page, called 'fixing mistakes'
http://www.knittinghelp.com/knitting...iques/misc.php
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Old 03-16-2006, 03:58 PM   #3
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The knit stitches are v's and the purl stitches are bumps--as they face you.
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