# How many yards of yarn do I need for a pom pom?

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## How many balls of wool do you need to make a pom pom rug?

To make the pom-pom rug, you are going to need the following items: Wool – colour and thickness of choice. You will need approximately 15 balls of wool to make the number of pom-poms needed.

## How do you size a pom pom?

To make a pom-pom, cut two circles of cardboard, the diameter depends on the size of the pom-pom to be made, and should be equal to the size of the finished pom-pom plus approximately ½” for trimming, plus the diameter of the centre hole.

## How many yards of yarn do I need to make a rug?

There are 2052 square inches in a yard of rug wool, so divide 3456 by 2052 and you will need approximately 1 5/8 yards of wool.

## How much wool do you need to make a large pom pom?

hoop and end up with a pom pom of a similar diameter. They are plenty of embroidery hoop sizes, so you can pick the one that work best for your project. As you can imagine you will need a good quantity of yarn to make a giant pom pom. I used one yarn skein of 3.5 oz (100g) to make one jumbo pom pom of 6 in.

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## What yarn do I use to make rugs?

Yarn to make rugs needs to be tough, hardwearing and machine washable! Try t-shirt yarn, jersey or cotton tape yarn, or practical acrylic blends! Cotton yarn works well too, especially for kitchen and bathroom rugs.

## How many yards of yarn does it take to crochet a blanket?

How much yarn do I need to make a ____?

Yarn Weight 1 Yarn Weight 3
Shawl 550-850 Yards 400-625 Yards
Adult Sweater 3375 Yards 1500-2250 Yards
Baby Blanket 1500-1625 Yards 1125-1250 Yards
Afghan 3750-4125 Yards 3000-3500 Yards

## How do I know how much yarn I need?

Formula: (length x width x gauge) / 6 = yards needed. Length and width are in inches and gauge is in stitches per inch. For example, if you’d like a scarf 48″ long and 8″ wide using a worsted weight yarn, (48 x 8 x 5) / 6 = 320 yards. Round up as running out of yarn is the worst!