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Old 12-21-2012, 12:34 PM   #3
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Well, there is nonsplitty yarn; yarn splits when it's loosely twisted, which is what makes a lot of them soft. Sock yarn has a tight twist and most of them don't split.

However, using a tight tension and small needle will cause yarn to split. A looser gauge or larger needle won't be as bad.
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