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Re: Rug Yarn?
Posted by: knittingmom (IP Logged)
Date: December 06, 2008 11:46PM

You can get what is called craft yarn, which will give you a good result when either knit or crocheted. I would not advise using Homespun or Light and Lofty as it likely will not stand up to heavier foot traffic. Both are designed for quick knit items such as lapghans, afghans, etc. while they are pleasantly soft and cuddly, and would cuddle the feet nicely, I frankly doubt that it would work well in rugs. Others may have a different take on this and I am interested in other responses.

One thing I would advise, though, is to invest in a good grade of non-skid "paint" or spray so that your work won't slide under the bed or become a hazard to the feet walking upon it.

Happy Knitting!!! and enjoy your new home Marian



Subject Written By Posted
  Rug Yarn? Harliquinn 12/06/2008 09:13PM
  Re: Rug Yarn? knittingmom 12/06/2008 11:46PM
  Re: Rug Yarn? craftsman 12/08/2008 02:46PM
  Re: Rug Yarn? KT 12/08/2008 03:51PM
  Re: Rug Yarn? Harliquinn 12/08/2008 04:23PM


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