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Old 07-24-2013, 10:40 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by vaknitter View Post
Magic Loop is super easy and once you do a pair you will be addicted and then you can learn to do Magic Loop 2 at a time !! Never again will your socks end up 2 different sizes....or am I the only one that had that problem (repeatedly)?

When using DPN's I learned with 5
My first pair of knitted socks risked being different sizes, ever after it's been 2 @ time for me. I've even done sweater sleeves 2 @ time for the same reason, and mittens, and anything else I need 2 of that matches whether it's flat or in the round. A mistake on one piece is a big, ugly, glaring eyesore, the same mistake on matching pieces is a design element.
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