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Old 03-16-2007, 07:29 PM   #1
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big chunky chenille yarn
i want to knit a scarf using size 15 needles,with a very chunky chenile yarn...how many stitches should i cast on? I only have 2 large skeins of the yarn and i dont want it to be too short or too skinny..thanks
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Old 03-16-2007, 07:50 PM   #2
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Is there a guage on the label? A lot of times yarn will tell you X number of stitches per inch with size X needles.

If not, then knit a quick guage swatch and see how many stitches to the inch and then decide how many stiches you need to use to made the scarf the perfect width.
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Old 03-17-2007, 11:06 AM   #3
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thanks..shame on me-i knew to do that from class,but i just got sooooo excited to make this i forgot......i love this site!
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