Yarns and Threads 

All about crocheting yarns and crocheting threads - color charts, how to dye yarn, conversion charts, about yarn labels and more.


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Dyeing Yarn with Kool-Aid
Try dyeing wool yarn with kool-aid; its safe and fun. Wool Festival
How to Buy Enough Yarn
The wraps per inch method. Wool Festival
Pearl Cotton - What is pearl cotton?
A brief description of this thread; pearl cotton. Wise Geek
Standard Yarn Weight System
A chart of types of yarn, yarn symbol, needle and hook size, etc. Craft Yarn Council
About crochet thread - terminology, varieties and brands. Crochet Memories
Threads - Substituting
An article on how to substitute crochet threads. eHow
Yarn Conversion Chart
Handy calculator to convert grams to ounces or ounces to grams. Bubamara Design
Yarn Conversion Chart
This yarn conversion chart is useful for converting yarn for different country measurement scales. Crochet Hooks You
Yarn Conversion Chart
Chart to convert yarns between US, UK and Australia. Jackie's Crochet and Knitting
Yarn Dictionary
Learn yarn terms, i.e. cone, gauge, frosts, and more. Crochet Cabana
Yarn Label Information
Yarn symbols are being introduced to designate the yarn weights or thickness. Learn more here. Craft Yarn Council
Yarn Size and Substitute
Chart with yarn sizes. And how to determine yarn type or size by gauge. Fiber Gypsy
Yarn Storage Ideas
Great ideas. Crafty Storage
Yarn Substitute - Yarn Switcher
Find the perfect Bernat yarn for your project. Bernat
Yarn Thickness Chart
Yarn Winding
How to wind a center-pull ball of yarn by hand. Lion Brand
Learn about the new yarns. Crochet 911 & Knit 911
Yarns - Caron Yarns
A guide to Caron yarns - learn more details about the different types of Caron yarns Caron International
Yarns - Coats and Clark
Learn detailed information on Coats and Clark yarn - J&P, Aunt Lydia, Red Heart, Opera Crochet Thread, TLC and more. Coats and Clark
Yarns Chart
This chart is of the different types of yarn, their makeup and also has UK/Australian equivalent. Lion Brand

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