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Old 03-06-2009, 10:22 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by knitgal View Post
I never understand why people say that blocking isn't necessary. Anyone remember ArtLady's wonderful visual from a while back? This is a great visual too and it really helps show why blocking is necessary. I think it's sort of like a gauge swatch- people just want to get on with it and skip critical steps. People just want to use their knitted item and get on with it!
Tell me about skipping critical stages - I HATE swatching and I still make myself do it, because i still have that huge first sweater from a few years back, waiting to be frogged
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