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angelwings219
« on: February 28, 2008 05:43:38 AM »

i just finished this sweater http://web.archive.org/web/20041205010842/www.thesmartyarns.com/patterns/Jan02/KidsRaglanPullover.html and the collar came out all stretched out...what did i do wrong? and is there a way to fix it? i would post a pic but reguardless of the collar my son took it to school.
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colorlessblue
« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2008 02:07:29 PM »

did you block it? i once read about someone who blocked the ribbed part of some clothing by mistake and stretched it. she said she washed it again, maybe put it in the drier (can't remember well) and the ribbing came back to normal. she was using acrylic.
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angelwings219
« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2008 08:09:32 PM »

thanks i will try that....
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colorlessblue
« Reply #3 on: February 29, 2008 12:02:05 PM »

i just found this: http://www.yarnharlot.ca/blog/archives/2008/02/24/hooking_because_i_have_to.html

i think it could help.
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chelseachip
« Reply #4 on: February 29, 2008 01:35:36 PM »

I was just going to suggest the Harlot's tutorial. 
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angelwings219
« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2008 10:16:52 AM »

thanks so very much...there is hope for the sweater after all....
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