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Old 02-09-2013, 05:31 PM   #1
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Bernat Gazoom yarn
I have finished a cowl made from this yarn and I really don't know how to sew it together. I can't use the yarn because it is too thick. The instructions tell me to use a yarn that is the same colour as the gazoom but I still have the ends to deal with. Is there anyone out there that has used this yarn and can you tell me how to sew it together. Thanks.
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Old 02-09-2013, 05:36 PM   #2
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Is the yarn plied? Can you separate the plies and use only a partial thickness to do your seaming?
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Old 02-09-2013, 05:57 PM   #3
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No way you could, or should, use that yarn to seam with. Choose a plain yarn of a similar color thats lighter weight like worsted and seam it. With the gazoom yarn it'll barely show. This might have been a good project for knitting in the round.

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Old 02-09-2013, 07:21 PM   #4
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You'll probably find some thread that will work, but just in case you don't, you might also check embroidery floss and see if you can find a matching color. However, you will want to separate the floss down to one or two strands before you use it.

An added plus: Embroidery floss is probably cheaper than a spool of thread. I bought a spool today, and it was something like $2.60 or so; whereas, the embroidery floss is less than a dollar!
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