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Old 09-17-2012, 10:59 PM   #1
Working the Gusset
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How to keep a doily from turning into a cone...
I finally got brave enough to cast on a doily.

Having had my first attempt at working increases in the round when crocheting turn out as a cone worthy of a scoop of ice cream, and not wanting the same for my knitted doily, does anyone have any tips or tricks to offer other than spreading it out over a gazillion double points and a little bit of looseness in the tension?

Inquiring minds would love to know....


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