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Old 07-14-2009, 03:32 PM   #11
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I have the double ended hooks and I like them. They aren't my favorite shape for crocheting, but they are fine for picking up dropped stitches.

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Old 07-14-2009, 06:40 PM   #12
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I have some old hooks which were my mothers that I use to pick up sts. The heads have a flatness which holds the yarn instead of the roundness of most hook heads.
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Old 07-15-2009, 11:11 AM   #13
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Yeah! Now, do check each of your needles and cables by screwing the needles on. If you find a problem contact KP and they will promptly replace anything.
Thanks for the tip Jan! I did check them all, and they were fine! I also tested out my ball winder and wound the 4 skeins that I bough - worked well too! I don't have a swift and I didn't wind the skein over a chair, but held it in my lap and fed it through - worked out pretty well. I'm sure I won't be able to do that for all types of skeins, depending on how they are wound, but it worked for the KP yarn Now I have 4 pretty (but small!) cakes


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