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need help in reading pattern directions.

i got my pattern from the bad around the yarn. the yarn soft creations by TMA.
cast on 123st.
k 12 rows in garter
row 1 k 10, put marker on kneedle,*p 2,(k1,yo,k1,p2) 5times,put marker
k5, put marker, repeat from* 3times more,
ending last repete k10 insead of k5.

i always have 2 or 3 stitches left.
what am i doing wrong? how do i count this to come out right?
do i count the *p2 in with the ( )?


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Comment by Jenny on April 2, 2012 at 8:34am

Hi Evelyn, I reposted your question to the Fairy Godknitters group on the knitalong page. There are lots of clever knitters who are amazing at solving all kinds of knitting conundrums.

Here is the link to the Fairy Godknitters group where I posted the question, check back here to see suggestions and ideas from others:

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