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Infant's Aran Hoodie

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Category Crocheting
Type Clothing
Sizing Children
Style Casual, Classic
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What was your source for this crocheting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Infant's Aran Hoodie

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What materials did you use? Blarney Bainin Traditional Oiled Irish Wool

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What are you most proud of? I learned to make popcorn stitches!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Check gauge. It worked up a little larger than I expected.

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How much yarn did you use? I seem to be having difficulty figuring that out!

02/25/2012 Flag

The patten calls for 835 yards, but I don't know how much of it I used. I used a yarn I had in stash rather than the yarn specified on the pattern, which was in smaller sized balls than what's called for. Sorry I'm not much help there!

02/27/2012 Flag

hey im trying to make this as a present. im a little confused at to what size of wool i should use? I started in aran with a size 4 hook but its huge. Can you offer any help thanks :)

11/07/2012 Flag

The pattern calls for worsted weight yarn and a G (6) hook. Your aran yarn might be too chunky to hit gauge, which is 4 hdc/inch. Row gauge is 3 rows/inch. I would definitely swatch for gauge, and if you're too big, move down a hook size until you get it, Or change out your yarn for a finer weight.

11/07/2012 Flag