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Old 03-05-2010, 06:50 PM   #1
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Cast off/bind off with stretch??
I am "fairly" experienced with knitting, but have not done much for many years. I am working on a cute short sleeved sweater with puffed sleeves for a granddaughter. The directions say it's essential to use a stretchy bind off BO method for the garment. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Old 03-05-2010, 07:00 PM   #2
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One way is to use a needle two sizes larger than you knit the sweater with. You can also do this stretchy BO, or one where you k1, place the st on the L needle, k2tog, place st on left needle, k2tog, etc....
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