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Old 01-22-2008, 09:36 AM   #1
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DK yarn question
I have many preemie hat patterns that call for DK yarn. I'm curious about which brand most of you use and why.
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Old 01-23-2008, 01:17 AM   #2
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I use several different baby yarns, which are sportweight or DK. Some are softer than others, but they all turn out nice.

Red Heart Soft Baby


TLC Baby


Baby Bee Sweet Delight (from Hobby Lobby)


Bernat Softee Baby


Lion Microspun


Red Heart Baby Sport


Bernat Baby Coordinates


Unger Fluffy
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WOW! Thanks so much, Sandy! I've been using Bernat Softee Baby almost exclusively and wanted to try something else for a change. But since the yarn is going to be used for the tiniest preemies, I wanted to see what others are using so I don't buy something that the NICU's can't/won't use. Thanks again! You're a peach!
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Old 01-23-2008, 03:07 PM   #4
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You're welcome, my friend.
Have fun with all the choices!
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Old 01-30-2008, 08:40 AM   #5
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Hi,
I also use Dreambaby and Encore both DK weights from Plymouth.
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