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Old 07-06-2013, 11:34 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by cawhouston View Post
I always migrate stitches. For me, it eliminates ladders. If i start with 5 sts on 4 needles, at the end of the round I may have 4, 6, 7, 3. The next round I will have a different count. This is intentional. My only concern is to not lose the first stitch marker.

My first attempt with dpns was with aluminum needles and they kept slipping out. I never had any problems after switching to wood, which have more friction.
I use wood exclusively, because I can't stand metal needles, so that isn't the problem. I guess I just need more practice!
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