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Old 05-13-2006, 12:38 AM   #1
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Really thick yarn

In a foolish moment I brought some rather thick yarn that doesn't work for what I was intending. :(

Any ideas what I can use it for (other than a scarf)? It suggests 7mm needles. Oh, and I only have 2 balls and am a beginner knitter, so nothing big or difficult! :thinking:


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Old 05-13-2006, 05:09 AM   #2
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A pillow? Do a rectangles or squares and sew closed with a pillow form inside.
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Old 05-13-2006, 08:22 AM   #3
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when I run into that problem, I'll do a guage check on google...

I'll plug in needle size, and then "project"..or somthing like that, and go on a goose chase that way.

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