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glucose101
01-04-2006, 01:55 AM
It asked for a 10 gauge, I think I have 8.

It says 66 stitches, how do I make up for that? How many stitches?

Ingrid
01-04-2006, 08:59 AM
It's easier to go down a needle size to get gauge if gauge is important. If you're making something like a scarf, it's not as critical. You can increase the number of stitches for a pattern repeat, or if there isn't a pattern, increase until it's the size you want.

Mer
01-04-2006, 09:27 AM
Here's a good article about swatching and gauge:

http://knitty.com/ISSUEspring03/FEATswatchout.html