Help, pleae re substituting yarn

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Tea Smee wrote
on Nov 10, 2012 1:02 AM

I have a pattern that calls for #4 wool, but just saw some lovely SOFT yarn in #2. Could I substitute the #2 yarn if I use two strands at a time?

I would appreciate any advice.

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LI Roe wrote
on Nov 10, 2012 6:52 AM

You may be able to use two strands for your project. What I would suggest  is to do a guage swatch with the two strands to see how it looks. If you are satisfied, then it will be fine.

Good luck and have fun.

LI Roe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tea Smee wrote
on Nov 15, 2012 3:15 PM

Thank you very much. I'm heading out to add to my stash so I will be able to try it soon.

 

Tea Smee

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