Extensive Repair

I was telling you all yesterday about my WIP, and I was feeling quite happy with myself as I knit two more inches earlier today.
Then I spotted a dropped stitch from who knows when. I mean, all would be well if I had just dropped it because I would just pick it right back up, but no, I had dropped it ages ago and then knitted past it as if it did not exist. I couldn’t think of a way to fix the thing without having to tighten other rows and making the thing look generally less nice.

So I ripped back. I mourned my fallen stitches, but reassured myself that they fell for a righteous cause.
Then I found more mistakes, even further back. So this had to happen:


It took me four hours to rip it down, fix it, find more mistakes and fix those too.

Four hours. *sigh*


3 thoughts on “Extensive Repair

  1. AndreSue January 15, 2015 / 9:53 pm

    😦 I’m so sorry you lost so much work and time!


  2. Knitting by Kali January 16, 2015 / 2:07 am

    Oh man! That really stinks! I find I run into the same thing though! As soon as you rip back, you notice all the other ways things went wrong!


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