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Re: shawl finish
Posted by: KT (IP Logged)
Date: March 08, 2009 06:03PM

Assuming that your finished shawl is triangular in shape, I don't see any problem with doing a regular bind-off -- just be sure to do it loosely.

Check your instructions, and if it's in a book or magazine other sections, to see if they explain how you should bind-off with a tapestry needle. There are sewn bind-off methods such as the one popularized by Elizabeth Zimmerman. You can google for Zimmerman sewn bind-off for some sites with more details. Many knitters find this bind-off more stretchy than a regular knit bind-off.

Subject Written By Posted
  shawl finish Mrs. K 03/08/2009 05:50PM
  Re: shawl finish KT 03/08/2009 06:03PM
  Thanks Mrs. K 03/09/2009 05:27PM

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