Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-24-2006, 09:39 PM   #1
candy
Turning the Heel
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 539
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
garter stitch in the round
I am just starting a man's sweater and after 2" of ribbing they are telling me to do two rows of garter stitch. That is kind of strange isn't it? The rest is in stockinette. Because I am in the round does that mean I would do two rows of purling?
candy is offline   Reply With Quote

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 11-24-2006, 09:58 PM   #2
brendajos
Grafting the Toe
 
brendajos's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Going through your stash...pay no attention over here
Posts: 6,256
Thanks: 29
Thanked 192 Times in 120 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to brendajos
if you are doing garter stitch in the round you would have to do the opposite of flat...knit one round purl one round.

if you have a picture of the finished sweater, i would guess you can see somewhere on there that they have the rows of garter...maybe it is just a design detail?
__________________
Brenda
brendajos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2006, 11:10 PM   #3
suzeeq
Knit On!
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Montana
Posts: 27,765
Thanks: 160
Thanked 6,451 Times in 6,035 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to suzeeq
Purl a row, knit a row, not 2 purl rows.

sue
suzeeq is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to knit garter stitch in the round? jyotimagic How-to Questions 16 02-13-2012 01:01 PM
joining garter stitch in the round Jean-Claire How-to Questions 2 01-20-2008 10:52 PM
Garter Stitch in the round? ready2knit How-to Questions 1 09-09-2007 01:30 AM
Knitting in the round & garter stitch PHeath How-to Questions 1 09-03-2007 06:04 PM
knitting in the round...with garter stitch lmc How-to Questions 6 03-08-2006 03:52 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:11 AM.