HNW - HNW early knitting

Deborah Pulliam pulliam at
Wed May 12 13:33:36 PDT 1999

<<What kind of needles were used for circular knitting?>>

Just like those used for socks, mittens, etc. -- double pointed straight

<< Do you know of what type of heel I should do for a 15th or 16th century

Very rudimentary heel flap -- very short, all garter stitch. No shaping in
the instep, no clock at all.


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