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Old 08-14-2007, 07:46 AM   #1
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Decreasing on circular needles

I'm making the magknits Sharon of Rose hat.. I've done two crown decreasing rows, but I'm afraid if I go any further my circular needle will be too long.. how do I overcome this?

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Old 08-14-2007, 08:13 AM   #2
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Then you switch to dpn's. I asked the same question about a year ago !
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Old 08-14-2007, 08:59 AM   #3
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Or you can use the circular in a half magic loop - move your stitches towards the left needle, and take the right one and knit with it, making sure you snug up the yarn from the stitches on the cable.
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