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Old 05-09-2013, 02:54 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by ad2knit View Post
I tried socks 2 years ago...they were the reason I took a break from knitting for 2 years..I don't know if it was the dpns itself, or the material of the DPNS ( I used bamboo then) or if it was just me....but using them made my hands, shoulders and arms hurt. Maybe I'll try again this summer after I finish with these baby projects and with plastic dpns. I use plastic straights to knit right now.

But yours look really good by the way Keep at it. well done.
I knit English style and I am not having any pain. It's when I try to knit continental that is when my fingers start to hurt.

Maybe, you should try a different style of knitting.
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