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Old 10-28-2008, 08:41 PM   #1
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What am I doing wrong?
I have been trying to knit this horse finger puppet. After I get past the stockinette stitch for the first 12 rows, all goes wrong. I don't understand what I'm doing wrong. This is the part that gets me....the part that says form the nose. I keep getting holes from the slip stitches and it looks nothing like the picture at the end. Am I not slipping the stitch correctly or am I missing a step?
This is the webpage if it helps any.
http://home.howstuffworks.com/free-b...-patterns1.htm
Make the Horse

With brown yarn, cast on 15 stitches. Work 12 rows in stockinette stitch.

Form the Nose
Beginning on right side of work, knit 10, [turn work, slip 1, purl 4, turn, slip 1, knit 4] 3 times. Knit 5. Work 5 more rows in stockinette stitch.
please help! THANKS SO MUCH!!!
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Old 10-28-2008, 09:44 PM   #2
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Slipping a st is just moving it from one needle to another; it will be elongated, but shouldn't leave a hole.
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