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Old 01-29-2010, 09:29 PM   #1
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My sweater pattern says that when I'm decreasing for the arm holes I am to "decrease one stitch at every edge, every other row for seven rows until 56 stitches remain."
Does this mean I decrease every knit row and count the purl rows as rows, or do I decrease every other knit row?
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Old 01-30-2010, 09:21 AM   #2
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Yes, the purl rows count as rows.
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Old 01-30-2010, 10:22 AM   #3
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You would decrease on every knit row.
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