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Old 11-30-2009, 09:12 AM   #1
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Mixing yarn bases?

Are there any yarn bases that are ok to mix? (say for trim on a soaker or longies) Or should one always stick with the same base for a project?


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Old 11-30-2009, 09:42 AM   #2
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Re: Mixing yarn bases?

I mix similar bases like Cestari and Targhee and Mountain Wool, or bulky BFL and bulky Gaia, or Gaia Worsted and regular BFL and Purewool. Just try to match the weight/general feel of it.
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