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I want to knit a scarf for practice. I went to the store and got some nice yarn and some needles. I must have been halucinating b/c I swear I read "size 7 needles" instead of what the pattern suggested which was size 10! Argh... would a scarf knitted on size 7 needles be too strange? I can get bigger needles tomorrow, but I was hoping to start it tonight. From what I've read, scarves should be knit on larger needles.

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What yarn do you have? Check the label for recommended needle size.

Or else: just make a sample swatch and see how you like the fabric. That's the best gauge of whether or not you need different needles, not what the instructions say.

 
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