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Old 06-12-2008, 12:57 PM   #1
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a stranded knitting question
How do you "weave" in long yarn floats?

I know how to strand knit, but I have read you can weave in floats longer than 5 stitches.

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Old 06-12-2008, 02:39 PM   #2
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When ready to work a stitch, lay the secondary color over the top of the yarn in use (just behind the st being worked). When you K the st, the main yarn will become the actual st but the secondary color's strand will get caught at the base of the st at the same time.

ETA: check out the stranding info here. Or Nanette has info on her -blog.

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