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Old 08-23-2012, 10:08 PM   #2
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When you use DPN you will only use two at a time regardless of how many needles you use on the project. I rarely use more than 4 total so three are holding stitches and one knits. Soon it will have the stitches and the empty needle will become the 4th.

The only reason I can see where using one less needle is a problem is if you need to keep track of a certain number of stitches on each needle and in inc and dec. is this what you mean?
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