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Old 02-15-2010, 03:59 PM   #6
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You can knit on larger needles than given in the pattern (like go up 4 sizes) and that will stretch out the amount of the yarn you have. For a shawl it's not always necessary to match gauge. Though a rectangular one might need to have the stitch numbers adjusted.
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