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Old 07-09-2012, 02:24 PM   #6
margrue
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Cones generally have a lot more yarn than balls. For instance, Lily Sugar and Cream yarn has 120 yards in a 2.5 oz ball, and 706 yards in a 14 oz cone. If you were knitting something large like a blanket, you would not have to keep adding new balls, ( and leaving lots of ends to darn in.)
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