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Topic: Question about stretching knitted pieces  (Read 354 times)
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Miss Lou Lou
« on: January 21, 2008 05:05:05 PM »

I hope this makes sense:
So I've just finished knitting a shawl but i want to stretch it so that it is bigger and the stitches are seperated but I'm not sure if I should weave in the ends before or after stretching it. I'm worried that if i weave the ends in first, that when I stretch it the ends will pop out. Any advice?
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2008 05:28:24 PM »

I would weave in the ends after blocking it, yes.

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Miss Lou Lou
« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2008 08:15:25 PM »

Yeah, that's what I thought but I wanted a second opinion. Thanks!
« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2008 11:10:53 PM »

Yep they may do, check out any of the blocking tutes online, but Eunny Jang's especially!

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