View Single Post
Old 01-07-2008, 11:43 PM   #6
Knit On!
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Montana
Posts: 27,765
Thanks: 160
Thanked 6,454 Times in 6,036 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to suzeeq
It's an old fashioned term I think; maybe more people used thin yarn back then, it was easier to break off.
sue- knitting heretic

suzeeq is offline   Reply With Quote