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« Reply #80 on: October 30, 2006 06:58:20 PM »

Hi...such a delay in discussing this thread, but what does BO mean?

i'm trying to make this...and i don't know what BO mean...

I'm also new at this...

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« Reply #81 on: October 31, 2006 01:52:03 AM »

JUST what I need as todays project  Grin thanks  Grin

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« Reply #82 on: October 31, 2006 01:49:16 PM »

hi, does bind-off means the same as casting-off?  that's what the book I got called it, casting-off.  It means to tie off the last row so that it doesn't unravel right??

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« Reply #83 on: November 01, 2006 07:49:34 AM »

I'm not English, but I cast off too.  Cheesy It always made sense to me. Cast on, cast off. Like wax on, wax off. (snort)

I love these gloves, but I hate to purl, so I figured out how to do them in the round with dp's like sox, which keeps the purling to a minimum.

Go around to the start of the thumb hole, then put all the stitches on 2 dp's & go back and forth in st st till the hole is the right size, then add the 3rd needle back in and continue around till the length is right. It worked well!

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« Reply #84 on: November 29, 2006 08:31:04 PM »

Shocked this is SUCH an awesome project, easy to do!! i taught my friend how to knit recently and we had a stitch-n-bitch day, Tongue and we made 2 pairs each while watching movies! it was really simple .... good pattern. much room for florishes and interpretation.[/color]
« Reply #85 on: August 12, 2007 11:16:33 PM »

Should you start the seam at the top of the glove or bottom and is 2 inches always the right size for the thumb??  thanks for the pattern.
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« Reply #86 on: August 13, 2007 01:15:23 AM »

I think, after you finish knitting up your square, you can seam which ever way you want, at the top or bottom.  I would suggest the top, this way you can measure it better to where you want your thumb hole to go.  It's all very adjustable, just try to fit it as you go.

« Reply #87 on: August 18, 2007 12:17:20 PM »

Cute...I want to make a pair sometime... Wink

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