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gauge swatches

swatching it really isn’t a dirty word……. if you want to knit a cardigan and have it fit like it’s written to, you have to do a little thing called a swatch. It’s a fairly easy process. If your pattern … Continue reading

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gauge matters – most of the time

Gauge matters – most of the time…… Why? Let’s look at this example: A pattern calls for a gauge of 19 st x 24 rows using a worsted weight yarn and 5mm needles. You check the sizes on the pattern … Continue reading

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