Originally Posted by bethany
I saw on Knitty Gritty a little trick too...take raw rice, put it in a tall container (Pringles can?) and then dip your needles in, up and down, to "polish" up your needles and bring back some of the smoothness. I don't know if it would get bigger nicks out or not though....
What kind of raw rice? Does minute rice work as well as long grain white? What about wild rice? Brown rice? Short grain white?
Or am I just being annoying?
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