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Old 10-04-2008, 09:32 PM   #1
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Good for winter knitting?
I have to quickly knit my dd a neckwarmer to match her fall and winter suits, and all I can find at my local store, in the right color, is Bernat Bamboo. Is this a good "cold-weather" yarn to use?
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Old 10-04-2008, 10:12 PM   #2
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I would think so but I've never used it. It's soft and should be warm though.

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Old 10-04-2008, 10:25 PM   #3
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I've never used that particular yarn; however, I generally see bamboo yarns used for warm weather knitting. I did look on the Bernat web site and they have a free knit scarf pattern for that yarn, so it just might work.
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