bind off

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Synonyms for bind off

finish the last row

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CAST ON, BIND OFF comes in a hardcover-with-lay-flat binding and packs in a fine reference to over a hundred ways to cast on and more than 80 ways to bind off.
As soon as I was home I was straight on YouTube reminding myself how to cast on and bind off.
Row 1: Bind off 5 stitches, K8, P1, K9, P1, K14=34 stitches
It was in one of Soft Horizons' Knitting 101 classes that we first learned to cast on and bind off, sitting elbow to elbow around a worn wooden table.
The process is similar to knitting a sweater with set-in sleeves: bind off a few stitches at each underarm, then work decreases at each underarm side as you continue up the front and back.
Next rnd: K53 (55, 57, 61,63) sts for front, bind off 8 (12, 16, 16, 18) sts for underarm, k26 (27, 28, 30, 31) sts for right back, bind off 1 st, k26 (27, 28, 30, 31) sts for left back, place previous 52 (54, 56, 60, 62) sts on holder for back, bind off 8 (12, 16, 16, 18) sts for underarm; 53 (55, 57, 61, 63) front sts rem.