View Single Post
Old 02-14-2006, 10:06 AM   #1
Ribbing the Cuff
keelan's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: sunny so. cal.
Posts: 53
Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to keelan
substituting yarn or just needle size?
Ok, so I want to knit this dress for my daughter: but the pattern requires a gauge of 20 sts=4 in with size 6 needles using worsted weight. I have this wonderful yarn I want to use but I think it's sport weight because it knits up at 24 sts=4 in on size 10 needles.

If you were me, would you just double the yarn, keep going up needle size or - sigh! - just find a different yarn to use? :(
"What does not kill you makes you stronger. " Nietszche
keelan is offline   Reply With Quote