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msoebel
02-01-2008, 01:07 PM
I know I should know this...but I don't.

What's the difference?

Mystery_Gyrl
02-01-2008, 01:39 PM
Hi,
Sport weight is a little heavier than fingering or sock yarn and a little lighter than DK (light worsted) yarn. You can see where the different yarn types line up here: http://www.yarnstandards.com/weight.html
HTH.
Katrina

hocns
02-01-2008, 09:13 PM
DK - 22 sts/4"; sport - 24 sts/4"

knittingymnast
02-02-2008, 11:49 AM
i dunno...lol