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Old 10-23-2010, 10:38 AM   #1
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I have a pattern with a gauge of 2 3/4 stitches per inch. Can I use a lighter yarn, doubled if I can get the same gauge?
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Old 10-23-2010, 10:44 AM   #2
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Yes. Worsted doubled may be too stiff knit at that gauge so you might want to use a sport or dk.
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Old 10-23-2010, 11:12 AM   #3
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You may have to try a couple different weights. Definitely do a swatch to check your gauge.

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