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tinkercat 04-28-2005 05:09 PM

Baby Tart Hat
 
Lets say i want to make this
http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter03/PATTbabytart.html
I want to make this hat with http://www.bernat.com/product.php?LGC=softeechunky
what size needle would you use???


Vanessa
:thumbsup:

Julie 04-28-2005 05:27 PM

Well, Tahki Cotton classic is a worsted weight yarn (recommended needle size 5-6) and the Bernat is chunky (recommended needle size 10) So you'd have to do some converting to even use that pattern, or it would turn out gi-normous. I think. :?? You might be able to match the gauge with a smaller needle, but the drape will be off.

(Blind leading the blind here, lol)

tinkercat 04-28-2005 06:00 PM

Ok diffrent yarn
 
I found red heart super saver i have ...what about the guage for it . I tcalls for size 8 ...you think i could use 7 db points and just do it tight?? I have size 1,2,3,7 db points. That pattern calls for size 5 db points.

Vanessa :happydance:

feministmama 04-28-2005 06:38 PM

As long as you can match the gauge, you can use whatever. As long as you find small enough needles to knit about 4.5 stiches per inch

tinkercat 04-28-2005 08:03 PM

i am using...
 
i am useing a size 6 thats as close as i could get and it looks ok...if anything it will be a 6-1 year and thats not bad.

Vanessa :angelgrin: :hiding:

tinkercat 04-28-2005 10:13 PM

This is funny
 
bbl i hope i do it write p1 yo p1 yo p1 all in same st . I attached the berry part wring lol oh well hee hee hee i think i have the little bubbles right though. I will post a picture if i figure out if i am doing it right lol.

Vanessa :thumbsup:


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