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By Barbara G. Walker

This can be the 3rd of 3 knitting styles books released by way of Schoolhouse Press and via Barbara G. Walker. It comprises 350 diversified charted designs, together with: tips on how to learn Charts, Textured materials, Twist sew styles, Cables, Closed-Ring Cables, Lace, Lace Panels, Mosaic styles, colour styles, and Uncharted Miscellany. Illustrated with photos, diagrams and charts. contains index.

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2 Row 2 (wrong side): Purl. 3 Row 3: Knit. 4 Row 4: Purl. 5 Row 5: Purl. 6 Row 6: Knit. 7 Repeat rows 1–6 for reverse stockinette stitch stripe. 45 Start with Simple Stitch Patterns (continued) SEED STITCH Seed stitch creates a nice bumpy-textured fabric that lies flat and looks the same on both sides. You knit the purl stitches and purl the knit stitches for seed stitch. You should cast on an even number of stitches. 1 Row 1 (right side): *Knit 1, purl 1; repeat from * to end of row. 2 Row 2 (wrong side): *Purl 1, knit 1; repeat from * to end of row.

Remember to keep it loose. 1 2 1 On the bind-off row, knit until you have 2 stitches total on the right needle; then insert the left needle into the front of the first stitch knit on the right needle (that is, the rightmost stitch). 2 Pull the first stitch over the second knit stitch and off the right needle. You have bound off 1 stitch knitwise, and you have 1 stitch on the right needle. 3 Repeat steps 1 and 2 until you have bound off the desired number of stitches. 4 Cut the working yarn, leaving a long enough tail to weave in later, and pull it through the last loop on the needle.

36 3 CHAPTER 2 Basic Techniques How to Bind Off Purlwise This method is just like the knit bindoff, except you purl instead of knit. You use it to bind off purl stitches. 1 2 1 On the bind-off row, purl until you have 2 stitches total on the right needle; then insert the left needle into the front of the first stitch purled on the right needle (that is, the rightmost stitch). 2 Pull the first stitch over the second purled stitch and off the right needle. You have bound off 1 stitch purlwise, and you have 1 stitch on the right needle.

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