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Old 10-12-2005, 11:22 PM   #11
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no no no... i hate socks and if i wear them i wear thin ones!!! but thanks anyway. i was asking because i have some fingering weight left over and i wanted to know if it was ok to make some socks out of something other than sock yarn!
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Old 10-13-2005, 02:29 AM   #12
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They go on your feet :D
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Old 10-13-2005, 11:28 AM   #13
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ha ha you're funny!
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Old 10-13-2005, 01:22 PM   #14
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EZ used regular wool and some nylon thread f or knitting heels and toes, for reinforcement. If you get a hole, though, it's quite simple to mend them using duplicate stitch.
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Old 10-13-2005, 01:22 PM   #15
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EZ used regular wool and some nylon thread f or knitting heels and toes, for reinforcement. If you get a hole, though, it's quite simple to mend them using duplicate stitch.
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Old 10-13-2005, 02:08 PM   #16
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Another reason to use "sock" yarn though is because most of it is machine washable. For babies I would use about anything though...especially if you have some leftover.
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Sorry, had a few to many drinks last night!
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