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The Rapid Resizer

Ask The Experts: An easy-to-use resizing tool

By: Jane Halliwell Green

Morning Glory, designed and hooked by Jane Halliwell Green, Edgewater, Maryland, 1998.

Even rug hookers who enjoy the planning phase of a new rug can find the prospect of sizing the pattern elements awkward: enlarging images on a photocopier can be expensive, using a grid to redraw and resize is slow and tedious, freehanding the design directly onto the rug foundation leaves too much room for error. So what's a rug hooker to do?

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