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Back Stitch Cast Off

Most methods of casting on and casting off in knitting are scaled to stockinette width stitches. If you’re working with a stitch that is tighter or looser than a standard stockinette you can find yourself with tight or ruffled edges in an otherwise beautiful piece of knitting. The back stitch cast off method I’m showing here helps to accommodate different stitch widths.


KNITTING PATTERN contains instructions for MOTHER BUNNY and her cardigan and skirt which can be removed. Her shoes are permanently fixed. SIZE: 33cm (13in) to the tips of her earsNEEDLES: knitted on two straight 3.25 mm needles (US 3)YARN: DK (double knitting) yarn, (USA - light-worsted/Australia - 8 ply).Stylecraft Special DK – Mocha (1064), Shrimp (1132), Cloud Blue (1019)SKILLS REQUIRED: cast on, cast off, knit, purl, increase, decrease.PATTERN: 12 page PDF file with plenty of pictures…