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  • Wet blocking for crochet (& knit)

    Wet blocking for crochet (& knit)

    June Gilbank (PlanetJune)

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    Wet blocking is a process used to finish articles made from yarn. It basically involves soaking your finished piece of knitting or crochet to wet it thoroughly then shaping it to the final dimensions, pinning it into place, and leaving it to dry. When dry, the piece will hold its new dimensions (until you wash it, in which case it’ll need to be blocked again while it dries).