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Old 02-02-2006, 11:27 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by KellyK
Its easier to get used to DPNs if you start with a project that uses bigger ones...like at least sz 9.
This is VERY true. I had much much better luck with dpns on a size 8 than I had on a size 3. I still prefer magic loop.
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Old 02-02-2006, 11:27 AM   #12
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Ingrid, I have watched Amy's video.....I just need to see someone knitting 2 socks on the ML....I think I understand it for a hat how Amy showed.
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Old 02-02-2006, 01:54 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by Ingrid
I'm not against using dpns, and I use them for really small stuff--the two circs is just too much fussing around for alpaca purse legs, for example,
Ingrid, thanks for mentioning "really small stuff".
Even if my hands aren't knitting, my mind is. I went to sleep thinking that I will eventually need to use DPNs to do the very top of the hat.
Am I right?

Also: What are purse legs??? :thinking:
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Old 02-05-2006, 04:17 AM   #14
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I've used 2 circs to finish the 2 hats that I've made and didn't have any problem using them at the very top of the hat.
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