Sunday, July 05, 2009
How Much Yarn Do I Need?
How much yarn do I need?
That is a perplexing question for many knitters! So many variables are involved. The weight of the yarn, gauge, needle size, and garment dimensions all are important bits of information you'll need know, to make an educated guess to determine the amount of yarn you need.
Well, no worries!
This Knitters' Handy Guide to Yarn Requirements includes yarn yardage requirements for eight of the most popular knitted items: sweaters, vests, mittens, gloves, socks, scarves, tams and hats. The yardages are for sizes ranging from baby or toddler to large adult, and for multiple gauges appropriate for fine to bulky yarns. Keep this leaflet in your knittng bag and use it as a reference for all of your basic patters-you'll no longer need to guess how much you need! Pamphlet is laminated and perfectly sized to fit in your knitting basket!
Knitters' Handy Guide to Yarn Requirements