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Old 11-27-2009, 07:20 AM   #1
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Newborn longies -how many oz needed?

I'm wondering how many oz of yarn is needed to knit up a pair of basic nb longies? (5.5 inch inseam)
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4oz should be more than enough. I'm makin 6-12mon size and still not using the full 4oz
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Thanks for the reply, mama!
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My knitter asked for 4 ounces
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Re: Newborn longies -how many oz needed?

I just made some for my newbie on the way and it took less than 3 oz
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Old 11-27-2009, 08:17 PM   #6
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Re: Newborn longies -how many oz needed?

yep, yep 3.5 ozs/210yards would do it
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So I'd like to add to the question, how many of colorway and how many of trim?
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So I'd like to add to the question, how many of colorway and how many of trim?
I used 2.5 oz of the colorway and less than .5 oz of the trim (only used trim for leg cuffs and cord)
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