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Old 03-23-2008, 01:38 PM   #1
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blocking a sweater to make it smaller?
In someone's expert opinion....would they steam block an angora merino blend if they wanted to try and make a sweater smaller? Or is this a definite NO NO!
I just finished a sweater and the sleeves are too long and wide. Instead of making the sweater the correct size and blocking it to make it bigger, I just made the sweater one size bigger. eeek!
Everything fits just right except for the sleeves....
What would you recommend?

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Old 03-23-2008, 07:38 PM   #2
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probably just reknitting the sleeves.
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Old 03-25-2008, 01:17 PM   #3
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Reknit the sleeves. To my knowledge I don't think you can block an item to make it smaller.
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