Yarn Amounts by Weight

The figures are yards per pound of the given fiber. Check Handwoven's Master Yarn Chart for the many wonderful yarns not listed here.

Size COTTON
SPUN SILK
RAYON
ACETATE
WOOL LINEN
HEMP
JUTE
RAMIE
1/1 840 560 300
2/1 1680 1120 600
3/1 2520 2240 900
3/2 1260
4/1 3360 2240 1200
5/2 2100
8/1 2400
8/2 3360 1200
8/4 1680 600
10/1 8400 5600 3000
10/2 4200 2800 1500
16/2 6720 4480 2400
20/2 8400 3000
60/2 25200 9000