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« on: April 29, 2007 07:43:10 PM »

Ok so I am progressing well on my first sweater (yay!) ...but have come to a confusing spot in the pattern ...

I am knitting the front of Sarah Dallas's Fluffy sweater on pg. 90 of "Vintage Knits" and I can't figure out how much to knit the same as the back and what needs to be changed.

Any help?
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« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2007 08:01:44 PM »

You're allowed to quote portions of a pattern.  As is, not many people can help you without any idea of what you're having trouble with.
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« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2007 06:22:33 AM »

Oh ok thanks, Let's see if I can explain this well...

I am on the front and not sure when I stop following the back directions for the front piece....thanks in advance!!

Pattern gives details for:

BACK ...

SHAPE ARMHOLES...

SHAPE SHOULDERS AND NECK...

FRONT
Work as Back to 10 rows less than Back at shoulder shaping ending with a WS row (this is where I am)

SHAPE NECK
k 27, turn
working on these 27, dec neck edge on next
9 rows

SHAPE SHOULDER
Bind off 6 sts beg of next and foll alt row
work 1 row
bind off
place 15 sts on holder
rejoin yarn to rem sts at neck edge, knit to end
work to match first side


...let me know if i should include more.
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