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Old 05-08-2012, 09:13 AM   #14
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Some shawls that start at the bottom edge and use 300-400 sts, and it's easier to use a single CO than long tail. But I usually do the knit cast on so it's looser and stretchier. Some people find cable to be stretchier but you have to do it very very loosely.
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