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knittastic09
« on: September 21, 2006 06:59:30 PM »

so i want to make this scarf with this really nice columns and leaves lace pattern, and it says i have to purl 2 tog through the back loop. i tried what i think it means and it doesn't look right. can someone please explain this to me? thanks!
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ceedah
« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2006 07:18:42 PM »

I don't know if this is right or not, but what I've done for that in the past is to twist both stitches on the left needle (one at a time) and then p2tog through the front of the loop.  I *think* this should achieve the same effect...purling two together through the back of the loop just seems too complicated.
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« Reply #2 on: September 21, 2006 09:27:08 PM »

I do this by slipping both stitches (knitwise) individually to the right needle, put them back on the left needle, then the back loops will be in front and you can purl them together. It's similar to how ceedah explained it.

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« Reply #3 on: September 21, 2006 09:34:36 PM »

If you go to knittinghelp.com, there's a fantastic video on how this is done.
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« Reply #4 on: September 22, 2006 05:14:15 PM »

thanks for all your help guys!
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