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Forums > Tips and Sharing: New Crocheters' & Knitters
RE: picking yarn
Posted by: Laura (IP Logged)
Date: September 13, 1999 05:16PM

You can use any yarn if you can adjust the hook to make it work up to the correct gauge. Always make a test swatch and calculate your gauge, as you have probably already read, but the swatch is also used to make sure the feel is right for the project. If the garment calls for something with a drape or flow, don't use a yarn that works up to be stiff.

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  picking yarn Lilia 08/31/1999 01:22AM
  RE: picking yarn Laura 09/13/1999 05:16PM
  RE: ripple stitches tutorials afghans BETH 09/16/1999 08:00PM

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