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Old 09-11-2007, 12:39 PM   #1
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Making I Cord With Wooden Spool...


Can anyone remind me how to do this? And wjat it's called? My Grandma took an old wooden spool once and put 4 nails in and showed us how when we were little ( About 9 I guess.)
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Old 09-11-2007, 02:14 PM   #2
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I don't know what it's called technically, but they have a little tool like that in Hobby Lobby and Michael's. Maybe taking a look at the packaging would help remind you.
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Old 09-11-2007, 02:19 PM   #3
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It's called corking or spool knitting.
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Old 09-11-2007, 04:05 PM   #4
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Also called a french knitter. Some sites on making and using one:

http://www.knitting-and.com/knitting/tips/spool-knit.htm

http://www.allfreecrafts.com/kids/corker.shtml

http://bobscrafts.com/bobstuff/spool.htm
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