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Old 05-08-2009, 05:31 PM   #1
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newbie trying to knit with polyester & polyamide
I just started knitting about 2 months ago and am bored making wash cloths and coozies - and am trying to knit a scarf using trendsetter yarns - delicious - my question is how do i know where I am at - b/c it is bulky than normal yarn? Help
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Old 05-08-2009, 05:56 PM   #2
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Fuzzy, novelty yarns are difficult to work with on one hand, but on the other hand, it's hard to see errors. My only suggestion is to use large needles and really pay attention to each stitch.
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Thanks for the quick reply
I am using a Size 10 needle - is that too small?
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I'd use an 11 or 13. Larger needles make it go faster too.
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