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Board Mom
Found some Ravelry links
Thu Feb 8, 2018 11:25
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I accepted the challenge of finding help on Ravelry. Below are some links. I'm learning something myself, so I do thank you. I never heard of this before.

https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/contiguous

and it lists a shorter KAL (Knit ALong)

https://www.ravelry.com/groups/contiguous/pages/Contiguous-Mini-Sampler-KAL

From memory, I think I saw that there is a way to join a new color without the jog that uses kntting in the stitch below either on the row where you change, or on the next round. I will attempt to find that tutorial as well.

This is fun. I am not so fast as I once was with this stuff, as I no longer work a night shift with 10 hours to fill wandering the internet.

  • BoardMom, where art thou?HRHCarla, Wed Feb 7 21:54
    I need a wee bit of knitting advice. I need to find a way to knit, in the round, without jogging. I am making my youngest prince a very, shall we say, colourful sweater, and when I add new yarn, it... more
    • Found some Ravelry links — Board Mom, Thu Feb 8 11:25
      • This IS fun!HRHCarla, Thu Feb 8 12:48
        There used to be a small yarn shop not far from the castle, and I loved to go there and knit with whomever was there- older women, men, even kids. (Of course, all the bowing and scraping was a bit... more
        • About joining another colorBoard Mom, Thu Feb 8 12:59
          I did a search, and found the term to use is jog free stripes. I got a plethora of listings, and hopefully you can find one that works. The top one I found does include knitting down a row, and isn't ... more
      • MoreBoard Mom, Thu Feb 8 11:30
        Looks like there is a contiguous group on Ravelry, which is linked near the end of the second link. She also gives her email for questions. I may have to try this, once I get my (personally set)... more
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