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Old 05-11-2006, 01:46 AM   #1
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iCord Question
I am making an iCord for a hooded sweater. I am making it like the video from this site described. The cord seems thick. I was wondering if I can block it by stretching it and drying it so it is thinner. The yarn I am using is Encore DK yarn by Plymouth. It is 25% wool and 75% acrylic.

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Old 05-11-2006, 04:40 AM   #2
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If it's 75% acrylic, it might not keep it's blocked shape, but I could be wrong... :thinking:
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I don't think blocking acrylic or an i-cord will work. If the i-cord is too thick the best thing to do is to make it with less stitches.
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Could you use smaller needles for the icord?
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