it means it wants a multiple of ten and then four extra. For instance 44 would work as it's a multiple of 10 (40) plus 4 extra. The extra are usually for the border stitches and the others are worked in pattern. I hope that helped.
EccentricScrpn at Ravelry
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Last edited by Eccie : 05-09-2008 at 01:27 PM.