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Old 04-10-2007, 10:10 PM   #46
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Originally Posted by ContiKnitter
That was what I thought at first, but I figure 5 hanks will be enough. That was what I had, so I'm going with it!
I think 5 will be plenty. I knit shawls a lot, and although they may differ somewhat in size and pattern, I typically use between 500-600 yards, so that's how I came up with my number.
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