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Old 12-26-2012, 01:01 AM   #16
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Ahhh, when you're using a heavier yarn than in the pattern, you may not be able to get gauge even if you go down 3 or 4 needle sizes. If you do, then it will likely be much too stiff. Better to find the fabric density you like (probably on size 8s) and do a smaller size of the pattern instead.
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