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« on: November 01, 2007 06:10:22 PM »

I May be looking way too much into this but when the book says:

"ch 14, working in back bumps of foundation ch, sc in second and each ch across (13 sc)"

Now, Does that mean sc in the back loop? or the bumpy bit on the wrong side of the change cause then there's this part..

"pivot work to work along opposite side of foundation, sk first sc, 6 dc in next sc, sk 1 sc, sk last sc....."

That would lead me to believe im working in the back loops. But I want to make sure. This is my first amigurumi and I'd like to start off on the right foot.

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« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2007 08:23:24 PM »

I would assume you're working on the back loop like you thought. Otherwise, the next part wouldnt make sense. Try it on the back loop and if it looks weird, try it the other way but i bet they meant back loop.
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« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2007 10:04:24 PM »

I have attempted it, still didnt quite make sense, when i go to my knit/crochet meeting i'm going to have my friend work it out with me to see what exactly we get. could just take a nother set of hands to work it out so i can see it
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« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2007 05:59:56 AM »

My guess would be you're working in the back bump on the foundation chain, then you turn it over and sc in both loops of the chain as you would normally for the next part. But it's rather confusingly described.
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« Reply #4 on: November 02, 2007 05:10:20 PM »

i'll try that, i was looking in my japanese amigurumi books and it illustrated something similar to it. 
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« Reply #5 on: June 12, 2008 05:14:44 PM »

My guess would be you're working in the back bump on the foundation chain, then you turn it over and sc in both loops of the chain as you would normally for the next part. But it's rather confusingly described.
I was going to ask the same when I came up with this thread. I think kristi`s explanation cleared it up for me, I`m going to try this right now. That`s the good part of searching the forums before asking a question. Wink
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« Reply #6 on: June 13, 2008 07:28:22 PM »

Yes, it worked properly the way kristi said. Thank you!! Smiley
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