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[Crochet] Small Magic circle

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Post time: 2015-5-13 05:59
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I have difficulty making magic circle with few stitches like 4 sc in the magic circle and 4 sc in the following rounds.  Any advice to make it easier?

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Post time: 2017-6-28 18:18
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Just keep at it I found that I kept having problems not being able to pull it tight  so I kept watching youtube videos on it
One problem was not having the tail end wrapped around your finger.  Or I was catching the yarn with the last crochet stitch in the circle that prevented me from pulling it closed.
Once you get it  you will find it easier to do ever time now it is like second nature.  As far as working with 4 on 4 stitches  try and get your work to the right side as soon as possible this will help  yes it will be tight.
I usually pinch the tube closed to work that few of stitches, just be careful not to pick up the stitch behind it.
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Post time: 2017-5-25 17:04
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I can't seem to get the hang of doing the magic circle at all. I will keep on trying but I usually wind up doing it the old fashioned way!!! Maybe someday!! lol

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Post time: 2019-2-25 19:11
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Thanks for your advice!!!
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Post time: 2015-5-29 21:24
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Keep your circle quite large until you have completed the last stitch, then pull it closed & slip stitch to join. That way you can almost crochet in a row which I find a bit easier

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Thanks for the advice. I have difficulty in making the following rows specially for making fingers of amigurumi.  Post time 2015-5-30 09:27

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Post time: 2015-5-30 15:46
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It is a bit fiddly for the first couple of rows :/
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Post time: 2015-6-3 18:07
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That is hard moment, those couple rows.
I use other end of my hook to pusch mgr stitches down. It is hard to explain.
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Post time: 2015-6-25 00:03
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I make sure to use markers so you know which one is the first stitch, which will make it easier to know where to start the next round.
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Post time: 2015-6-26 19:02
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  I having that difficulty too, thanks Ms. Crolady for such a great info.
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Post time: 2015-7-3 17:54
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I tend to do a ch2 for little loops, easier than a migic circle that leaves a hole...
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Post time: 2015-7-3 18:46
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i prefer the "ch 2" method also.. i find it saves time
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Post time: 2015-7-25 18:21
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well, I use Embellish-Knit tool or rope maker it have four needles and its very easy to give me the required rope or I-cord then I can manage the length required and attach it to my doll or accessory or whatever project I am doing it also have a lot of projects ideas
you can Google "Embellish Knit" and you will find a lot of images and Videos for the tool
I hope this solved your problem , good luck and enjoy

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thanks for the advice! Will try to google it.  Post time 2015-7-26 08:28
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Post time: 2015-9-9 11:14
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it really isn't easy. when i have to sc 4 in the round, i usually try to go pull the yarn through via the side.. it's hard to explain..

i hate small rounds.. really can't help it tho

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if you crochet edward's menagerie birds.. toft alpaca.. u can't escape it.. ALL their birds' legs are sc 4 in the round. or in british knitting lang. dc 4 in the round.  Details Reply Post time 2015-9-12 23:13
I hate small rounds too!  Post time 2015-9-12 15:24
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