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Old 01-07-2008, 09:04 PM   #9
Lisa R.
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I was knitting with cotton yarn on tiny needles (not a good plan!) and found I was having to push a LOT with my fingers. What I did was go to the office supply store and buy some of those rubber thingies that you use to sort papers....sort of a little fingertip cover. Mine were "knobby" so I turned them inside out, and found they worked great. They were only just under $1 for a set of 6.

I also found I developed a bit of a callous, and also that after a time, and with the right yarn/needle combination, it isn't an ongoing problem.
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