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Yarn Info



Reading Patterns


Yarn 101

One of the wonderful things about knitting and crocheting is the ability to customize your projects, which can be as simple as using a different yarn than the pattern. Understanding how patterns are written and the inherent qualities of yarn can make a huge difference in your knitting.

In this section is some basic information to get you started and answer common questions about yarn, gauge and knitting patterns.

For more detailed information and answers, please drop in, consider taking one of our classes, of consult one of the many great knitting technique books available.