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Old 11-12-2013, 04:09 PM   #1
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How do you measure the size of a blanket
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How do I measure the size for example if I am free hand knitting say a 15" blanket ,

I hope this makes sense

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Old 11-12-2013, 05:14 PM   #2
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15"? I'm assuming what you really mean is how many to cast on? Make a swatch with the yarn and needles you want to use then measure the gauge. That is how many stitches you get over 4 inches. Then divide by 4 to get stitches per inch and go from there.
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