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Old 10-22-2009, 09:09 AM   #1
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buttons on a neck warmer... do I need to reinforce the button hole?
I made a neck warmer based on the Wham Bam Neck Warmer on ravelry but have decided I don't like having it seamed together and pulling it on and off. I thought I'd add buttons instead and jsut push the button through the stitching as it is just garter stitch and fairly loose.

Do I need to reinforce a particular button hole or can I just push it through where ever?

For what it's worth, it is garter row stitch, and I used bulky acrylic (Deborah Norville, really soft!) and used size 11 needles.

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Old 10-22-2009, 11:36 AM   #2
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I think it'll be fine if you just poke the button thru.

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