Yarn Bowls: What You Need to Know About Using One

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A yarn bowl can be a great way to help keep your yarn easy to work with, especially to keep it untangled and clean. Knots can be hard to unravel, but using a yarn bowl is a great way to keep them from forming! Learning how to use a yarn bowl can be tricky. But … Read more

What is the Best Yarn for Knitting Socks?

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The Best Yarn for Knitting Socks at a Glance: Socks can be knit with any type of yarn, but some yarn is better suited for hand knit socks. The best yarn for knitting socks is durable, elastic, able to withstand hard use, and moisture tolerant. Choosing the right sock yarn is about picking the perfect … Read more

How Much Yarn do I Need to Knit a Sweater?

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How much yarn do you need to knit a sweater? It depends – on the yarn weight, fiber content, sweater size, the pattern, the style (e.g., fair isle, aran, etc.) … On average, you need a minimum of 1000 yards to knit an adult sweater. You should also buy an additional 10% of yarn just … Read more