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Old 06-17-2006, 11:06 PM   #1
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Would it be ok to switch the cast on?
I'm getting ready to start on one of these socks and it calls for a cable cast on. I know it's not very stretchy, so would it be ok if I used the long tail instead? Would it change anything?
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Old 06-17-2006, 11:24 PM   #2
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i never use anything but long tail unless i need the provisional. i used the long tail on my socks and just made sure i cast on over two needles. they seem stretchy enough to me.
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Old 06-18-2006, 01:27 PM   #3
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I think they might call for cable cast-on because it's a little prettier than long-tail. But I always use long-tail for socks and it works just fine. :D
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