Daily Archives: October 31, 2014
First I want to share a funny with you. Remember I’m laughing with you, so you can’t laugh at me, only with me. The instructions for these sweater sleeves is as follows: “increase 1 stitch each end of needle every following fourth row to 37 sts . Continue even for 5.5 ins 14 cm total length. , end with a purl row.”
Now I thought that didn’t make a lot of sense, but like other times, when I don’t totally understand, I blindly follow instructions. Ok, I did here as well At the end of 37 stitches I had 5.5 inches. Then I continue on aiming for a total of 14 inches. About 8″ I decided this just did not make any sense at all. These sleeves will be so very long. I read again, re read again, and must have re read the instructions five or six times before I realized they switched telling me from inches to centimeters. Then I played the frog game (rip-it) Has this happened to any of you or am I alone?
Sleeves are now done and I’m ready to knit the hood, then put the sweater together and put the front button and button on it.