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Old 10-17-2007, 10:29 PM   #1
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12" Size 10 Circulars anywhere?
I'm pretty new to knitting in the round. But because I'm a tight knitter, my gauge requires that I knit with size 10 circulars for my son's longies (little pants) pattern. That's been fine with 16" circulars for the body, but now for each leg, I need to move to 12" circulars for the legs. Are there any brands that make 12" circulars in size 10? I noticed Addi makes size 9 circulars in 12". Any other suggestions? I'd rather not use double-pointed needles for both legs. I can do the double-pointeds, but I think they're pretty annoying.
Can someone help me? Please! Thanks!

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Old 10-17-2007, 11:02 PM   #2
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it seem like you might have to use dpn needles.. i googled for you but nothing come up
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Old 10-17-2007, 11:13 PM   #3
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Try using LONGER needles (circular) and do magic loop. It's REALLY easy! Go to the advanced techniques (It's really not advanced!) for a video.
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Yes, if you have a set of long circular needles then you can make anything. I only ever buy the 29" circular needles (that's all they currently sell at my wal-mart) and when i need 16" ones, i just use magic loop.
I prefer circular needles for all of my projects because they are so versitile and easy to use.
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