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Old 06-12-2007, 05:49 PM   #1
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When it comes to crochet thread, how does the size work? The larger the number, the thicker the yarn? Or the larger the number, the smaller the yarn?
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Old 06-12-2007, 05:52 PM   #2
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I think I'm right in saying the larger the number the thinner the yarn. I've just looked at my 'Coats craft 20' and my 'Coats craft 40'. and the 20 in definably thinker.

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Thanks! I had a ball of black and had no clue what it was. I think it is a 10 now because it is thicker than my 20.
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1. Simply Ginny Socks (1 complete)
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3. Stag Bag (on the back...don't want to do the st st)
4. Five Easy Cables Blanket (1 of 8 skeins used)
-On the Hook:
1. Mantilla Lace Doily (I forgot where I am on this)
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