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Old 02-04-2008, 03:37 PM   #1
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size of needles and weight/thickness of yarn
I've been watching on Ebay for some pretty yarns, but I'm unsure of how to tell the weight (or thickness - whatever it'd be called!) and what size needles to use accordingly.

Is there a general "rule"?

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Old 02-04-2008, 03:42 PM   #2
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You can look up yarns at yarndex or the manufacturers site and those should give you the information you need. You can use needles from 2 sizes smaller to 2 sizes larger as those given for the gauge.
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