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Re: Don't you hate it when...
Posted by: Alex (IP Logged)
Date: March 26, 2009 11:08AM

I probably wouldn't make a knot because I know I'd have to work the ends in anyway. But, yeah; it's a bummer.

I was working an edging on a piece (had no more of the yarn; couldn't get any either) and fell two stitches short of several hundred. I took the whole thing off and worked the corners by stretching the corner stitches instead of working three stitches. I JUST made it with about two inches of tail to work into the fabric. So I totally unplied the tail and worked the tiny little pieces in all different directions. It worked, but what a pain. The corners looked dumb so I put tassels on each of them with the fabric yarn. Instant cure. A girl's gotta do what a girl's gotta do.



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  Don't you hate it when... christineka 03/25/2009 11:00PM
  Re: Don't you hate it when... Mother Hen 03/26/2009 10:06AM
  Re: Don't you hate it when... Alex 03/26/2009 11:08AM


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