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Old 01-19-2009, 11:41 AM   #1
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? about medium weight yarn...
I want to try making the sock from Silver's website. I am wondering if medium weight yarn is the same thing as worsted? I would like to use PatonsDecor yarn.
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Old 01-19-2009, 12:06 PM   #2
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Yes, Decor is worsted weight. You can tell by the number on the label (4).
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Old 01-19-2009, 12:13 PM   #3
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Thanks! I never knew what those numbers were for!
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Old 01-19-2009, 02:15 PM   #4
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Here's a bit more information:

http://www.yarnstandards.com/weight.html
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