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Knitting and some other stuff. Show off your finished items here, on the OXKNIT Facebook page or on Ravelry. Stuck? Got a question? Just ask. There's a new 'How Do I Page' for random questions, you can ask anonymously without joining wordpress. Click on the OXKNIT header to return to the home page from any of the blog posts.

How do I?

Question and answer page.

Post your questions as a comment and I’ll try to answer them for you (or find someone who can!)

6 comments on “How do I?

  1. Jay
    November 22, 2013

    Love the look of the crocodile cushion cover, but cannot see the pattern. On the picture page it says to click the pdf – but there is no icon for this – help please where do I find this pattern?

    • oxknit
      December 3, 2013

      Hmm, I’m away at the moment. If the link is not working here tryCraftsy where its also available free. Its just called crocodile cushion cover there too.

    • oxknit
      December 9, 2013

      Hmm. It was working. Try craftsy, people are having no trouble downloading from there. The pattern has the same name there as here.

  2. Donna gulino
    February 8, 2015

    I am starting the lace mesh scarf, but wondering how it gets the bias look?

    • oxknit
      February 8, 2015

      It gets the bias effect by taking advantage of what would otherwise be a disadvantage. All decreases cause stitches to slope either left or right. By always using the same decreases on the same side of the fabric it causes the whole thing to slope. This would be a disaster if you tried to use this particular stitch for a jumper, but its great for a scarf. You’ll see it start to work after the first few inches.

  3. Donna gulino
    February 8, 2015

    Thank you,is the slant just on one end of the scarf?

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