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Old 02-26-2012, 06:47 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by suzeeq View Post
The gauge listed for different yarns is to put them into a weight class for substitution. You might not get the very same gauge as on the yarn label, or for the pattern with that yarn. Anything that's close will probably knit to the same gauge and you can change needle sizes.
Thanks, plus for an afghan the guage doesn't bother me anyway, sometimes I make them longer or shorter anyway, mainly I want to be sure I get enough so I will add the amout of yards I need to be sure I have enough. Thanks for helping
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