Yarn Guide 

About yarn.


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Yarn for sale!
Needlepointers.com link to yarn suppliers. Shop for yarn and other supplies here. Needlepointers.com
img Dyeing to Knit
How to Use--and Create Your Own--beautiful Hand-dyed Yarns. by Elaine Eskesen - Hardcover - Published 2005 Affiliate Link to Amazon
img The Knitter's Book of Yarn
The ultimate guide to choosing, using and enjoying yarn. by Clara Parkes - Published 2007 Affiliate Link to Amazon
img 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 Substitutes
Calculate how much yarn is enough when using a different yarn then suggested in the pattern. Vogue Knitting
Yarn Substitutes
Lion Brand yarn equivalents - a chart of yarn and equivalents. Lion Brand Yarn
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 - 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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