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Old 11-04-2006, 06:22 PM   #1
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Can I use kP's swish superwash for a poncho?
Okay, I screwed up on a child's poncho with Rowan's big wool tuft. I made it too big and now I have to wear it.

I need to get a poncho done before my friend's birthday, so I have no time to order new yarns and wait for them. I want to use the swish superwash from my stash. Is that doable? Can I use worsted weight yarn for a poncho?

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Old 11-04-2006, 07:09 PM   #2
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I don't see why not! It just won't be quite as heavy. Make sure you adjust the pattern accordingly for the smaller gauge yarn.

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Old 11-04-2006, 07:35 PM   #3
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You could always double the worsted for a super-quick knit.
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