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« on: June 08, 2006 12:47:10 PM »

hi guys! i am going on vacation tomorrow and i am going to be on a plane for like 5 hours and i have nothing to knit!!!! i really want to make the totally tubular miniskirt from s&bN, but i have put off yarn shopping and now michaels is my only yarn store option. what cheapo michaels yarn could i sub for berroco cotton twist?
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« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2006 09:58:44 PM »

i don't know what to tell ya except that i tried the skirt in worsted weight with smaller needles than what was called for and it ended up still being HUGE so i ended up frogging it. so stay away from the worsted!

i just made the razor lace cami with lion brand microspun and it turned out waaaaaay nice.  i love it.  i don't know how much that stuff would hold wrinkles though....maybe stick with something cotton? good luck to you, though. 

why is it that no stores like michaels or hobby lobby have NO YARN MADE OF WOOL?Huh? where is my 100% wool?
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