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Old 12-23-2011, 07:57 PM   #1
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Is this head band machine knit

I tried to knit but my stockinette looks "handmade" compared to this one which looks like it was knit by a machine.
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Old 12-23-2011, 08:48 PM   #2
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Yes, it's definitely machine knit with very thin yarn and very small 'needles'. If you want to replicate it, you'd need laceweight yarn and maybe size 1 or 2 needles, with a lot of stitches. You could use sock yarn and size 3 or 4 and remember knitting looks better after it's washed to even out the sts.
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