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Old 02-26-2012, 02:04 PM   #2
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Grams and yards may give you an idea of the type of yarn (fingering, worsted, bulky) but the sts per inch in stockinette stitch is usually a more reliable measure for the type of yarn your pattern is calling for. Yards are handy to tell you how much of a particular yarn to buy.
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