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With such an abundance of choices, how do you decide what yarn to buy? Knowing a little bit about the different types of yarn and their general characteristics helps. So first things first. Yarn is made from short fibers that come from animals or plants or are synthetic. The fibers are combed, or carded, to align them into a soft untwisted rope (called roving). Then they’re spun (twisted) into a strand or ply of yarn. This single ply is usually combined with other plies to form the final yarn. The following sections explain the two main factors — fiber and weight — that account for the wide variety of yarns available.
When armhole measures . . : This phrase signals that your instructions are about to change. Measure the armhole not from the beginning of the piece but from the marker you’ve (we hope) put near the middle of the row on which the armhole began. The pattern should have told you to place this marker. ✓ Work as for . . : This phrase usually refers to working the front piece the same as the back. It saves writing out the same instructions twice. ” ✓ Work even: Continue in whatever stitch pattern you’re using without doing any shaping.
The basic blocking equipment includes the following: 37 38 Part I: Getting Started with Knitting ✓ Steam iron: You probably already have a steam iron. The more steam, the better. ✓ Blocking board: A blocking board is not your ironing board. It’s a flat surface made from a material that you can stick a pin into. It should be large enough to hold at least one pinned-out sweater piece. Ideally, it should be marked with a 1-inch grid so that you can pin out your knitted piece to its proper dimensions without using your tape measure.