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Old 03-27-2010, 07:20 AM   #1
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Translating a French Pattern
Hi - new member here!

I'm hoping that between you, you might be able to help me translate a French pattern.
I bought some Marie Claire Idees magazines, one of which has a pattern for a set for a baby (which I'd like to make for my baby, who's due in May). However, my French is pretty basic and I can only work out some of the instructions. I had a look at the Chez Plum blog which helped with some of the technical terms, but I want to make sure I get it as accurate as possible.

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Old 03-27-2010, 10:29 AM   #2
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If you would not mind either putting in a link to the pattern or writing it out to me in a message, I would be more than happy to translate it for you.
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Thank you so much, your help would be really appreciated!

I've sent you a private message, hope that's okay.
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Here's some links for knitting terms in other languages...
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