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Hobacks2001
12-05-2006, 01:17 PM
I am knitting this hat http://www.midnightknitter.com/knitpixiepatterns/uploads/leo_lion_hat.htm
Can you make a suggestion on how to join my new color of yarn? I was thinking the duplicate stitch, but do I want to keep joining a new color of yarn? That will leave a lot to weave in, right?

brendajos
12-05-2006, 01:30 PM
if you are knitting with wool you could try the felted join.

Hobacks2001
12-05-2006, 01:31 PM
I considered that but it has alpaca in it too. I wasn't sure if it would join good. Thoughts?

edited: link to my yarn http://www.kyarns.com/plymouth-suri-merino-alpaca-wool-blend-worsted-weight-yarn.html

Hobacks2001
12-05-2006, 01:50 PM
So, I did a search...;) here is what I found for those who are interested...

http://knittersreview.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=67130

Guess I need to be careful when washing!