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« on: February 07, 2012 07:44:25 PM »

So I am actually long time knitter, but something that has always confused me is when you're counting rows, do you count the loops actually on your needle as a row? Or do you just stop at the stitches right below it?
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« Reply #1 on: February 09, 2012 08:48:29 AM »

The loops on the needle got there from knitting the previous row so you really haven't 'knit' them yet. Count the sts under your needles. Or not - it's really your choice and one row doesn't always matter, just make sure you're consistent in which way you do it especially on the same item.
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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2012 06:39:42 PM »

I never count the loops on my needles because they arent knitted/purled yet.
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« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2012 12:24:06 PM »

thanks for this post, I was just going to ask that lol.
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