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Old 10-01-2007, 07:44 PM   #1
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Entrelac Knitting Stitch
Hey Everyone!! I have not been on here in a while I will put some new pictures up soon! But i have a question. Is Entrelac Knitting done on DP needles?..i cant see this being done on straights. I also see i can do this on circular needles? It is my newest stich to learn! I CANT WAIT!!
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Old 10-01-2007, 08:01 PM   #2
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Entrelac is done on straights or circs used as straights. No dpns needed.

It's a back-and-forth knitting pattern, only working one box at a time, basically.
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Old 10-01-2007, 10:47 PM   #3
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And you need longer needles because the stitches you've done are held on them until you need to use them again.
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Old 10-03-2007, 12:33 PM   #4
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Entrelac is done on straight or circular (depending on how many stitches you are casting on).

Here is a couple of tutorial websites that I found helpful when I started entrelac knitting.

It was hard to understand what I was doing until I saw pictures.
You need to go from the point of the triangle back to start the base of the next triangle.

Good luck.

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