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Old 01-25-2007, 05:05 PM   #3
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The old-time Fair Isle knitters (maybe the new-time ones, too) used very long 'pins'--double pointed needles. One was jammed into a special padded belt attachment and the another was used to knit off of it.

But yes, as long as you can hold all your stitches, you could use dpns for anything circular.
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