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Forums > Tips and Sharing: New Crocheters' & Knitters
knitting gauge
Posted by: Mama B (IP Logged)
Date: July 20, 2007 05:39PM

As a new knitter I find the gauge listed on yarns very frustrating. I need the help of a more experienced person. If the Pattern calls for a size 3 needle and 24 stitches for a 4 inch swatch how do I adjust to use a size 6 needle (my fingers can't handle the smaller needles)?

Is there a rule of thumb on this stuff?

Thank you so much for any help you can give me. I'm so lost.

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  knitting gauge Mama B 07/20/2007 05:39PM
  Re: knitting gauge Alex 07/20/2007 10:26PM
  Re: knitting gauge KT 07/23/2007 11:46AM

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