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Old 07-19-2007, 09:37 AM   #2
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They're mostly just different and everyone has a preference. However, when you're in the middle of a piece and the pattern instructs to to CO several sts at the beginning or end of a row, you need to use knitted, cable or backwards loop cast on as you don't have another end to do longtail CO.
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