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Re: Kid Merino
Posted by: knittingmom (IP Logged)
Date: March 07, 2009 09:22AM

My best suggestion would be to knit a swatch in the 'other' yarn and determine if the dimensions, hand, look and drape met your expectations. That being the case, you could use the other yarn with no regrets. This gal shops thrift shops and yard/tag sales for yarn and finds some very special values. Again, that's where basically using the same worsted weight size yarn comes in handy, but adaptation and swatches make for interesting items as well. I have been guilty of purchasing yarn in the local Wal Mart for special projects, but my stash is still so great that I can knit for years without purchasing at the lys.

Happy Knitting!!! Marian



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  Kid Merino clover04750 03/06/2009 11:01PM
  Re: Kid Merino knittingmom 03/07/2009 09:22AM
  Re: Kid Merino Alex 03/07/2009 02:45PM
  Re: Kid Merino Oldtimer 03/07/2009 09:34PM
  Re: Kid Merino KT 03/07/2009 10:37PM
  Re: Kid Merino Mrs. K 03/08/2009 05:43PM


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