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shelluie
01-19-2009, 11:41 AM
I want to try making the sock from Silver's website. I am wondering if medium weight yarn is the same thing as worsted? I would like to use PatonsDecor yarn.

katknit
01-19-2009, 12:06 PM
Yes, Decor is worsted weight. You can tell by the number on the label (4).

shelluie
01-19-2009, 12:13 PM
Thanks! I never knew what those numbers were for!

Marria
01-19-2009, 02:15 PM
Here's a bit more information:

http://www.yarnstandards.com/weight.html