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Old 11-08-2009, 12:39 PM   #1
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Do you prefer DPNs or Magic Loop?
I'm curious as to what most people prefer for small diameter circular knitting. Do you prefer DPNs or Magic Loop (or maybe the 2 circs kind like in the video on the Advanced Techniques page), or do you like a variety of techniques?
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Old 11-08-2009, 01:38 PM   #2
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I use 2 circs, or 'halfaloop', the ML single loop variation.
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Old 11-08-2009, 02:19 PM   #3
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Neither. I like using two circular needles.
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Magic Loop or 2 circs over DPN.
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Old 11-08-2009, 02:40 PM   #5
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Hate dpns. It's magic loop or 2 circs for me -- like both of those, but prefer ML
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Old 11-08-2009, 03:06 PM   #6
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I prefer "knitting on 2 circulars"!!! (I know that wasn't one of the choices! Sorry!)

I've tried dpn's (ack) and magicloop (meh)...but prefer 2 circs.

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I like DPN's. I've tried magic loop a few times and can do it but I don't like sliding the work around.

I've not tried the two circs, because I don't have two long circs of the same needle size, and again there appears to be lots of sliding of the work.
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I did write the 2 circs thing! It's in the parentheses. LOL.
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Originally Posted by gamerchik View Post
I did write the 2 circs thing! It's in the parentheses. LOL.
I'm a DPN gal..hate ML, hate 2circs...
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Originally Posted by gamerchik View Post
I did write the 2 circs thing! It's in the parentheses. LOL.
Oh, NOW I SEE IT!!

I was mainly thinking about what you'd written in the TOPIC line!
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