What size are US 8 knitting needles?
Knitting needle sizes conversion chart
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Can you knit poppies?
For the best finish, knit with a Double Knit (DK yarn). The size of needle you choose will determine how big the poppy will be, but we recommend 3.5mm or 3.75mm (UK9). If you have different yarn left in your stash, just use that and the appropriate needle size.