photostash ::: January 04, 2012 at 08:41AM

This is my secret weapon.

When swatching, I use a dressmaker’s tool – a metal ruler, 6" long, never wobbles, never moves, always straight.

Usually it’s for taking in seams, or marking how far your seam should go, but I find it’s best used for knitting!

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