I am completely new at knitting and I am working on my first project. I have read about the techniques and “codes” about knitting but I still dont understand some stuff. i am working on a beanie hat right know and the pattern says to do this:
[COLOR=“Red”]I did this:[/COLOR]
Cast on 72 stitches onto a circular needle. (Note: If you know how to do a Cable Cast On [found in most books or mags] the bottom looks much nicer!)
Being careful not to twist stitches, place marker, join knitting and work K2, P1 ribbing for 10 rounds.
[COLOR=“Red”]but I don’t get this:[/COLOR]
Round 11: *k8, inc 1, repeat from * (Total stitches on circular needle should now be 81)
theres more stuff on the pattern but one step at a time.
This is the pattern I’m working on: