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Old 12-23-2007, 03:44 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by suzeeq View Post
Aran is more of a heavy worsted; it's slight thicker, getting a stitch or two less per 4" than worsted. They're usually fairly interchangeable in patterns though - just watch the gauge if it's a sweater.
Great - I'm going to make a scarf, so I should be able to use worsted instead of aran, like the pattern calls for.

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