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Old 12-15-2007, 11:40 AM   #2
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You can use any yarn, really. You just have to make sure the steeks are secure. The Shetland wool sticks to itself, so technically you don't even have to secure the steeks ().

My first Fair Isles were made with Encore dk. Steeked, sewn and cut. No problem.
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