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Old 01-11-2007, 05:19 AM   #1
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scarf Q - slip stitch
I was thinking about trying to do a stripy knitting scarf but the yarns I picked out half are light worsted and the others are heavy dk.
do you think if I double the dk I can do it that way - worsted on one side and dk on the other, sewn or knit together?
I can't find any other yarns that are the right colors...
maybe I am kidding myself I could even do it if it was possible, but I would just like to know if theoretically it could happen even if it won't for me.

also, does anyone know if slip stitch patterns use more yarn than normal knit-purl ones? or depends on the slip stitch? (I am using the simple vertical stripes if it does.)

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Old 01-11-2007, 12:59 PM   #2
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I'm not sure of the answer, but I'll bump this up for someone who might know.

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