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Old 10-26-2007, 09:01 PM   #1
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abbreviation deciphering help, please

i continue to work (slowly) at the sweater i've been knitting for months. for a little instant gratification, i decided to make a scarf. the pattern is "Julie" from the pattern is rated as difficult, but i think i can do it.

the two abbreviations that i'm a little unclear on are:
yfrn---i've seen yfwd in place of a yo, but i've never seen this.

also, C4B---i haven't cabled in a little while, so i'm trying to remember how. does this mean i put four sts on the cable needle or two?
any help anyone can give would be appreciated mightily.

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Old 10-26-2007, 09:16 PM   #2
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yfrn= yarn forward and around the needle, I think

I am for some reason indifferent to the charm of cables and don't knit them, so I'm not sure about C4B.
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Old 10-26-2007, 09:18 PM   #3
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Cable abbreviations give you the total number of stitches in the cable, so a C4B would be to put 2 to the back on the cable needle.
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