What is "Poor boy" - Definition & Explanation

An inexpensive rib knit usually 2x3 or 3x1 in a fine to medium yarn.

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Results when all or some of the needles on circular knitting fail to function and fabric either falls off the machine or design is completely disrupted or destroyed. Many knitting needles are broken...

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