How much yarn do you need? This leaflet contains specific yarn yardage requirements for eight of the most popular crocheted items: caps, scarves, ponchos, skirts, bags, afghans, sleeveless tops, and baby sweaters. The yardages given here are for working these projects in various sizes with five standard yarn weights, ranging from fingering to bulky.
Have you ever found the perfect skein of yarn but not sure how much to buy? The Knitter's(/Crocheter's) Guide to Yarn Requirements by Ann Budd is here to help! This pamphlet will help you get to a rough ballpark idea of how much yarn to buy for mittens, gloves, socks, sweaters, vests, tams, scarves, and hats.