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Old 09-27-2005, 10:45 AM   #23
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Originally Posted by Ingrid
What always amazed me is that there are many people who don't sew their steeks when they knit with wool. They trust the wool to hold itself together. Not THAT takes faith and nerve!
Only certain kinds of wool. Actually, only one kind that I've heard of where that is even possible. Shetland wool, because it literally felts as you knit it up. I think that's probably why Shetland sweaters last for-freaking-everrr.
I'm a boy, by the way.

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