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Old 10-04-2007, 07:43 PM   #1
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Silly Q... about "Big Wool" and needle size
Okay, so I've never actually seen Big Wool IRL, nor have I knitted with needles as large as Big Wool requires (#17, apparently!). So here's my silly question: if all I'm making with it is a scarf, do I want straights that are 10", or does the sheer bulkiness of the yarn require 14" needles? Wanted to make sure before I ordered... thanks in advance for anyone with an answer!
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