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Yarn by Weight Class

If you are substituting yarn, be sure to do a gauge swatch so you know what the finished fabric will look like. It's also important to understand how much yarn to purchase when substituting.
 
 
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Weight Class
Lion Brand Yarn

CATEGORY 1 FINGERING WEIGHT: SOCK, FINGERING, BABY YARN
A very lightweight yarn used for babywear, socks, and other delicate items.UK/Australia approximate equivalent: 3 ply, 4 ply, 5 ply, jumper weight

Sample Yarn Width

Lion Crochet Cotton
  • Lamé (discontinued - patterns still available)
    • 0.67 oz./19 g (75 yd/67 m)
  • LB 1878 (discontinued - patterns still available)
    • 17.60 oz./500 g (2045 yd/1870 m)
  • LB Collection® Silk Mohair
    • 0.88 oz./25 g (231 yd/212 m)
  • Lion® Crochet Cotton (discontinued - patterns still available)
    • 3.30 oz./94 g (400 yd/360 m)
  • Serenade (discontinued - patterns still available)
    • 0.87 oz./25 g (230 yd/210 m)
  • Sock-EaseTM
    • 3.50 oz./100 g (438 yd/400 m)
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