slevedge sts help

pinkfluffywarriorFebruary 3, 2008

I am new to knitting and in stuck on selvedge sts . I'm knitting a lacy pattern and have to allow 2 extra sts for this. I would be very greatful to anyone who can help. thankyou

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sheilajoyce_gw

You don't make selvage stitches any differently than regular ones. Some people, however, slip the first stitch of every row for a neater edge, but that's all I know about it. To slip a stitch, you put your needle into it as if to purl and just transfer the stitch to the right hand needle.

    Bookmark   February 3, 2008 at 11:29AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
pinkfluffywarrior

thankyou i'll give it a try

    Bookmark   February 4, 2008 at 4:16AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
craft fairs
What have you found that is selling good this yr? Thanks. Hope...
sorie6
Searching for Columbia Minerva Christmas Stocking pattern
I am looking for a Columbia Minerva Santa Claus Christmas...
lmush
reading a rowan pattern
I'm new to Rowan patterns and am puzzled from the beginning....
mdwimm
Teddy Bear Afghan
The picture of this isstill in the gallery. It is just...
minnie_tx
Bargello-like Long Crochet Potholder pattern
When I was a kid (70's?), I made my mom some potholders...
lascatx
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™