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Xelerej
« on: July 16, 2010 02:13:56 PM »

I am knitting a sock monkey and am trying to make it fuzzy with fun fur. Not having any issues with dropped stitches, but is there a special way to get the majority of the fur on the outside? I am knitting in the round on DPNs.

I have tried using a crochet hook to pull the fur out, but it takes forever and I can't get it even. I also tried pulling each stitch way out and then tightening it again, but minimal success there as well.

Thanks!
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« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2010 04:53:51 AM »

I know that single crochet in the round is fuzzier on the wrong side.

Maybe reverse stocking stitch is fuzzier? Otherwise, rubbing it with a bit of velcro (The hook part) might bring some of the fuzz to the right side?
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