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Old 05-29-2010, 10:45 AM   #6
Grafting the Toe
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Originally Posted by Jan in CA View Post

I love that sweater, but I thought you had to use tiny needles since the yarn is so fine! Nice that you could use bigger ones. Not sure about all that stockinette though.
When I was contemplating the purchase of the yarn, the store employee pulled up this pattern, which someone else in her shop had knit. The beauty of it is that you CAN (and IMHO should) knit it with larger needles. That, along with the weight of the yarn, is what makes it featherweight. You do not wind up with a bulky, heavy sweater.
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