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Old 09-16-2013, 03:54 AM   #3
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Welcome to Knitting Help.
I agree with Claire. I like wool or wool blends for sweaters. They're warm, breatheable, and durable. You can look for open-work patterns if you don't want something too warm or work on larger needles to lighten the finished fabric. Have fun on the backpacking trip!
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