A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, remember that you can always click the Modify button to edit the post and add additional information.
Total Members: 302,375
Currently Running With Scissors:
527 Guests and 12 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: 20 rows 2 times?  (Read 441 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: October 03, 2008 10:33:30 AM »

I'm working on a pair of Jillwalkers right now, and I have a quick question.  If the pattern reads:

Lacey Zigzag Pattern for Leg:
Rnd 1: k all
Rnd 2: *yo, k8, sl2, k1, psso, k8, yo, k1* (repeat to end of the round)
Work these 2 rounds 20 times

At the end of this will I have 20 rows or 40?

Offline Offline

Posts: 687
Joined: 03-Apr-2006

Croquet at Molbaks

View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2008 10:52:50 AM »

40 because you work the 2 round set 20 times.  However, you can go as long or as short as you like.  I knit these guys recently and made 6" cuff... which worked out to some number of rows that I didn't count. 
I find it a lot easier to measure my socks because counting those tiny rows can be very tedious.  Plus I know how tall I want my socks to be, so I knit to that rather than a number of rounds that many not match up.  Just don't go too tall because you can run into problems w/ needing to shape for your calf Smiley 

Good luck!  These are really cute socks (too bad my neighbor put mine in the dryer and then the dryer ate one anyway Sad)

I'm down w/ a personal swap now and then!  PM me!

« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2008 11:15:19 AM »

Thanks for the help and encouragement!  I can't wait to see how they turn out Cheesy

It always makes me wonder where socks go when they're in the dryer.  I mean seriously!

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Single Crochet
Inexpensive Halloween Decorations
Eco Friendly Halloween Crafts
Kitty Litter Cake Trick for Halloween
Tricks and Treats to Enjoy Halloween on a Budget
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Fabric Boxes
Tute Tuesday: A Pod of Narwhals
Hey, it's summer. Go outside!

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.