Some things just have too many stitches for dpns. Suseeq is right--it's ok that the stitches are on the cord--they're supposed to be. It is important, though that your circular needle is not too long for your project.
"Trust the pattern!"
Time flies like an arrow, but fruit flies like a banana.
Hop aboard while we follow the cloud-covered van of knitting harmony, man!! Woooo!! --Hedgehog
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