Border Heart details

I will try to explain…X is Knit      O is YarnOver (adds a stitch)     H is K2tog
The pattern starts out at the bottom tip of the heart – then you do a K2 and YO at the beginning of
each row (not each end)
you can see how every other row (the Yo’s) are making a border
Hope I can explain this
Cast on 4 st                                                       XXXX
Row 1   Knit                                                      XXXX   <
Row 2 K2 Yo K to end                           >   XXOXX
Repeat until 36 stitches on nee            XXXOXX    <
                                                                >     XXOXXXX
                                                                      XXXXXOXX   <
                                                               >   XXOXXXXXX
                                                                   XXXXXXXOXX    <
                                                            >   XXOXXXXXXXX
                                                                            etc…..
   36 st               XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXOXX    <
this is the widest part of the heart….now you will start knitting the sides -you will do a YO and K2tog  one end at a time not both ends. You will still be doing the Yo borders every other row also.
you will do “Knit 2, Yo, Knit2tog, knit to the end…turn your work….Knit 2, Yo, Knit2tog, knit to the end….turn your work, etc….
The YO adds a stitch and the K2tog takes one away, so you are basically keeping it at 36 Stitches
          1 >       XXOHXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX   = 36 st
          36 st = XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXHOXX       <  2
                3 > XXOHXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX   =  36                  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXHOXX      <  4
     (36)  5 >  XXOHXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
                                                    etc……for 15 rows
The next row is dividing the heart in two sections to do the two top bumps seperately.
K2, yo, K2tog twice, K10, K2tog = 18      and the other 18     goes on a stitch holder for later.
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