Thread: Yarn Sub
View Single Post
Old 06-19-2005, 03:18 PM   #7
Turning the Heel
carollovesyarn's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Napa, CA where I wish yarn grew on vines
Posts: 752
Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Send a message via MSN to carollovesyarn
Re: Yarn Sub
Originally Posted by Norman
How do I go about sub'ing the trio yarn.. I don't have trio.. and really this is ofr a Knit Exchange.. so don't want to buy expensive y arn.. I plan on doing it in a different type of yarn..

Is this considered a bulky weight yarn.. do I just need to find some bulky yarns..
Trio is definitely bulky - the site says 2-2.5 sts per inch on US 11-15. I'd look for a yarn with the same gauge on US 11 needles - something you can wash.
WIP: GAAA for m&d, purse for grandma (needs assembly), Grannie Smith Cardi (still), 3 quilts, maybe five

In the Wings: felted clogs, socks

Recent FO: dishcloth for swap, booties for cousins babe

KALs: Grannie Smith, Monthly Dishcloths, Mason-Dixon
carollovesyarn is offline   Reply With Quote