This is the same thing known as grafting and also called the Kitchener stitch. To mend a horizontal ravel, weave the edges together; loop the yarn through each knitted stitch.
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How To Un-Shrink Clothes. using baby shampoo. NOTE: You don't have to use baby shampoo. Nearly any kind of soap will work. The idea is give the fibers some lubrication so they relax and slide during stretching.
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