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Old 09-03-2005, 10:39 PM   #1
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Blocking question?
Can someone please explained what I need to block something, I'm pretty new to knitting so I have ALOT to learn still. Should you block all sweaters or everything you knit?
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Old 09-03-2005, 10:43 PM   #2
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Not absolutely everything needs to be blocked. There's an article about it here that covers the basics.

Blocking does make a difference in the appearance of many fibers, natural ones especially. I don't generally block acrylic or blends myself, though sometimes if they're curling it makes it easier to seam.
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