Yarns Weight Chart

0 - Lace
Fingering, Thread
 
Recommended Needle Size (Range)  -- 1.5 - 2.25mm (U.S. 000 - 1)
Knit Gauge (Range) in Stocking Stitch to 10cm/4"  -- 33 - 40 stitches
   
Recommended Hook Size (Range)  -- 1.5 - 1.75mm (U.S. 7 - 8)
Crochet Gauge (Range) in Double Crochet to 10cm/4"  -- 32 - 42 stitches




1 - Super Fine
Sock, Fingering
 
Recommended Needle Size (Range)  -- 2.25 - 3.25mm (U.S. 3 - 5)
Knit Gauge (Range) in Stocking Stitch to 10cm/4"  -- 27 - 32 stitches
   
Recommended Hook Size (Range)  -- 2.25 - 3.5mm (U.S. B/1 - E/4)
Crochet Gauge (Range) in Single Crochet to 10cm/4"  -- 21 - 32 stitches




2 - Fine
Sport, Baby
 
Recommended Needle Size (Range)  -- 3.25 - 3.75mm (U.S. 3 - 5)
Knit Gauge (Range) in Stocking Stitch to 10cm/4"  -- 23 - 26 stitches
   
Recommended Hook Size (Range)  -- 3.5 - 4.5mm (U.S. 4/E - 7)
Crochet Gauge (Range) in Single Crochet to 10cm/4"  -- 16 - 20 stitches




3 - Light
Double Knitting, Sport, Light Worsted
 
Recommended Needle Size (Range)  -- 3.75 - 4.5mm (U.S. 5 - 7)
Knit Gauge (Range) in Stocking Stitch to 10cm/4"  -- 21 - 24 stitches
   
Recommended Hook Size (Range)  -- 4.5 - 5.5mm (U.S. 7 - 9/I)
Crochet Gauge (Range) in Single Crochet to 10cm/4"  -- 12 - 17 stitches




4 - Medium
Worsted, Aran, Afghan
 
Recommended Needle Size (Range)  -- 4.5 - 5.5mm (U.S. 7 - 9)
Knit Gauge (Range) in Stocking Stitch to 10cm/4"  -- 16 - 20 stitches
   
Recommended Hook Size (Range)  -- 5.5 - 6.5mm (U.S. 9/I - 10.5/K)
Crochet Gauge (Range) in Single Crochet to 10cm/4"  -- 11 - 14 stitches




5 - Bulky
Chunky, Craft, Rug
 
Recommended Needle Size (Range)  -- 5.5 - 8mm (U.S. 9 - 11)
Knit Gauge (Range) in Stocking Stitch to 10cm/4"  -- 12 - 15 stitches
   
Recommended Hook Size (Range)  -- 6.5 - 9mm (U.S. 10.5/K - M/13)
Crochet Gauge (Range) in Single Crochet to 10cm/4"  -- 8 - 11 stitches




6 - Super Bulky
Super Chunky, Roving
 
Recommended Needle Size (Range)  -- 9mm+ (U.S. 13+)
Knit Gauge (Range) in Stocking Stitch to 10cm/4"  -- 6 - 11 stitches
   
Recommended Hook Size (Range)  -- 9mm+ (U.S. M/13+)
Crochet Gauge (Range) in Single Crochet to 10cm/4"  -- 5 - 9 stitches




Ruffle/Frilly Yarns

Gauge is not important for ruffle yarns. 

Use whatever needle or hook size feels most comfortable.


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