Knitting Blog at Great Yarn Company tagged "Knitting Tips"

Laundry Symbols for Knitters

December 14, 2015

Yarn Laundry Symbols for Knitters

Do you panic when you see those cute little laundry symbols on a label?  Those little images can be so confusing!  But then I found a great chart...

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Understanding Yarn Weights

October 23, 2015

Standard Yarn Weight System Gauge

Use this handy chart to compare yarn weights (thickness), stitch gauge, and recommended needle sizes...

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Needle & Hook Sizes

September 12, 2015

Knitting Needle and Crochet Hook Conversion Chart

This useful needle size chart compares US (Imperial), metric, and UK sizes for knitting needle and crochet hooks.

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Metric Conversions for Knitters

August 11, 2015

Metric Conversions for Knitters

Ounces versus grams, meters versus yards -- it's enough to give a knitter a headache!  This easy-to-use metric conversion table can help...

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Welcome, Newbie Knitters!

July 08, 2015

Learn How to Knit

New knitter?  You're gonna love it!  Let's look at what you’ll need to get started...

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