KNIT-ON GARTER BORDER
Note: do not wrap short rows; follow directions as given.
Co 17 sts,
k 1 row.
Next k17, w/rs facing, thru both lps, p/u a st from bound off row: 18 sts (first and second photos).
K next row.
Row 1: k15, turn.
Row 2: k 15. Row 3: k 16, k2 tog, p/u a st in the next bound off st. (third photo)
Row 4: k 18.
Rep Rows 1-4.
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