Yarn Guide

About yarn.

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 Dyeing to Knit

Dyeing to Knit

How to Use--and Create Your Own--beautiful Hand-dyed Yarns. by Elaine Eskesen - Hardcover - Published 2005 Affiliate Link to Amazon

 Yarns to Dye For

Yarns to Dye For

Creating Self-Patterning Yarns for Knitting by Kathleen Taylor - Paperback - Published 2004 Affiliate Link to Amazon

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

Jersey Yarn

How to make jersey yarn. Creating Laura

Standard Yarn Weight System

A chart of types of yarn, yarn symbol, needle and hook size, etc. Craft Yarn Council

Yarn Label Information

Yarn symbols are being introduced to designate the yarn weights or thickness. Learn more here. Craft Yarn Council

Yarn Storage Ideas

Great ideas. Crafty Storage

Yarn Storage Ideas

Yarn Storage Ideas

No More Messy Yarn Stash! Yarn storage with plastic bins, egg cartons, shoe boxes, scotch tape and hair clips are a few excellent yarn storage solutions.

Yarn Substitutes

Calculate how much yarn is enough when using a different yarn then suggested in the pattern. Vogue Knitting

Yarn Tension

Learn about doing a tension square and chart with typical tension square details. Dianne's Knitting Yarn

Yarn Thickness Chart

Yarn Weight

Learn how to figure out the weight of yarn. Maggie's Rags

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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