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Old 01-07-2013, 03:45 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by Antares View Post
This is how I currently purl. My left index finger goes up and down all the time; however, it creates a lot of hand fatigue, which is why I want to try the method illustrated in the German short row video.
I purl pretty much the same as in the knitpurlhunter video, but I sort of rock my left hand toward me and there is generally less movement with my index finger. I doubt that makes much sense but it's the only way I can describe it. Which German short row video are you referring to?
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