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Leiah
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Posted - 04/14/2014 :  12:55:24 AM  Show Profile  Visit Leiah's Homepage Send Leiah a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Aran Duffle Coat by Judith L. Swartz

I am having a problem. This patter is from back in 1999 so I know others have made this. My problem is the back of the coat. The instructions say:

•Back: With larger needles, CO 92 (100, 108, 11 6) sts. Work
k1, p1 rib for 5 rows. Patt set-up: (RS) Beg with Row 1 of patts,
work moss st over 4 (8, 12, 16) sts, [twist st over 2 sts, superimposed double wave cable over 16 sts, twist st over 2 sts, crossed cable over 12 sts] 2 times, twist st over 2 sts, superimposed double wave cable over 16 sts, twist st over 2 sts, and moss st over rem 4 (8, 12, 16) sts. Work as established until piece measures 28 (30, 32, 32)” (71 [76, 81.5, 81.5] cm) from beg. BO all sts.

The CO is 108, but adding everything up, there are only 88 stitches notated. This is a difference of 20 stitches. No multiple of anything, so something is weird. Can someone tell me what I am doing wrong?? I feel like it is probably something really goofy that I am missing, but maybe someone can help me?

Thanks in advance!
Leiah

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OB1Gnomie
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Posted - 04/15/2014 :  1:48:08 PM  Show Profile Send OB1Gnomie a Private Message  Reply with Quote
I get 108

12 moss
[2 + 16 + 2 + 12] = 32 x 2 = 64
2 + 16 + 2 = 20
12 moss

12 + 64 + 20 + 12 = 108

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robinstephanie
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Posted - 04/16/2014 :  08:37:40 AM  Show Profile Send robinstephanie a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Yup, 108, me too. (:

Robinsteph

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