Okay, that makes a lot of sense.... I guess this is one of the cases where practice makes perfect. trvvn5 -- So in the scarf I'm about to knit, when I finish it I will be able to tell what days I wanted to shoot my boss and what days I wanted to toast him, right? Hahaha
sandy57th -- Yeah, I've heard tension used that way too. I guess the two definitions are closely related, since how tightly you knit determines your gauge.