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.
Lion Brand Yarn
CATEGORY 5 BULKY WEIGHT: CHUNKY, CRAFT, RUG YARN Heavier than worsted weight, bulky yarn works up quickly and easily for such things as hats, scarves, and throws. UK/Australia approximate equivalent: 13 ply