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Old 09-27-2006, 11:59 AM   #1
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How do you know if you are knitting too tight/loose?
I'm kind of new to knitting, and I am still working on things like scarves and shawls so that gauge isn't too important, but I don't understand how you are supposed to be able to tell if you are knitting too tight or too loose?

How do you know if you need to go up a needle or down a needle? Is there a way to tell on just a simple scarf?


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