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« Reply #10 on: November 15, 2005 07:13:48 PM »

I've had some where the outer end of the yarn on a center pull skein was glued . . . most of the time it was helpful. How much was glued?
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« Reply #11 on: November 15, 2005 07:35:14 PM »

i knew people here would be able to feel my pain....i was so frustrated with the yarn i through it back into the bag and it will probably stay there for another two years....ha ha

I've had some where the outer end of the yarn on a center pull skein was glued . . . most of the time it was helpful. How much was glued?

not too much only about 4 or 5 spots.  I tried picking it off...didn't work.  If i ever use that skein i think i will have to cut it and then join it(which i hate doing!)
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« Reply #12 on: November 15, 2005 11:23:32 PM »

Yu - that's so useless of the manufacturers, as if they'd not know that crocheters/knitters want to use the entire skein!

I got a bit huffy last night, as I did three stitches instead of 2 on a hat, and didn't notice till a whole round later, when the pattern wasn't what I expected it to be.  My housemate was lovely and perfectly understanding my grump - I've got him well trained Wink
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