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Re: Tense about tension!
Posted by: crochetmom (IP Logged)
Date: February 02, 2008 02:53PM

Renate, keep trying. This is a very rewarding pasttime, once you get past this initial frustration. I've seen that lots of people recommend those on-line videos (I think there are several posts here about where to find them) and perhaps seeing how someone else holds their yarn to keep the tension right, would help you. For me, I just had to do it (sometimes wrong) over and over again till I finally got it.

Good luck!

Viv



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  Tense about tension! jtsbabe@hotmail.com 02/02/2008 11:44AM
  Re: Tense about tension! crochetmom 02/02/2008 01:03PM
  Re: Tense about tension! jtsbabe@hotmail.com 02/02/2008 01:54PM
  Re: Tense about tension! crochetmom 02/02/2008 02:53PM
  Re: Tense about tension! jtsbabe@hotmail.com 02/02/2008 04:50PM
  Re: Tense about tension! crochetmom 02/03/2008 09:29AM
  Re: Tense about tension! jtsbabe@hotmail.com 02/03/2008 04:33PM
  Re: Tense about tension! Mother Hen 02/04/2008 04:01PM
  Re: Tense about tension! jtsbabe@hotmail.com 02/05/2008 05:40AM
  Re: Tense about tension! Alex 02/05/2008 10:44PM


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