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How do I know what size needle to use

by Carol Smith
(U.K)


What size needle do I use to knit in chunky wool when the pattern is using Aran wool

Thank you.

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Mar 26, 2020
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What size needle to use
by: Ratchadawan

Hi Carol,

I usually use yarn label as a guide. It suggests needle size to use with a gauge guide.

There is a good chart I found on a web that tells what needle to use with different yarn.

I would try a few sizes and pick the one that work well with the yarn. It should be easy to knit not too loose and not too tight.

Here is a link to it;

https://www.craftyarts.co.uk/blog/2016/04/choosing-the-correct-yarn-needle-hook-sizes-for-knitting-crochet/

Thanks for your question and visiting.
Ratcha

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