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Old 07-22-2008, 05:47 PM   #1
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Patterns needed for Knitting on 25mm needles
Does anyone know of any blanket or afghan patterns that are knitted with 25mm/US 50 needles??? I found one but would like to try more! Thanx
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Old 07-22-2008, 05:59 PM   #2
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Since Lionbrand sells that size needle, I'd suggest checking their site... they have a huge inventory of both free and purchasable patterns.
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Old 07-22-2008, 06:28 PM   #3
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Lion Brand has a new website so I went to look and in the pattern search I put in size 50 needles and got a few afghans.

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Thanks so much! They are a bit difficult to knit with but I will def give it a shot! : )
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There are also a couple books for big needles, too. Not sure what size needles the patterns use or if there are any afthan patters - you could try looking for them at your library.

Big Needle Knitting and Fast Knits Fat Needles are 2 that come to mind.

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I've made a simple checkerboard baby blanket with the huge needles and 4 strands of yarn. Very quick and cushy! It felt like I was using with those big kindergarten crayons, though.
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