How do you cut yarn?
Insert your scissors into the open edges of the device and cut the yarn on both ends. Now you will have several lengths of yarn cut to three inches apiece. Repeat this as many times as you need in order to get the desired number of yarn segments for your project.
Can you use regular yarn for latch hook rugs?
Basically any yarn that is a worsted weight-bulky will work well for rug hooking, as long as it is not slippery. If you are looking at a label, any yarn that knits 3.5-4 knitted stitches per inch is great.
How many yards of yarn do I need for a tassel?
YARN The amount needed will vary depending on what weight yarn you’re using and the size of the tassel you’re making. We used about 12 yards of Ewe Ewe’s Ewe So Sporty to make our 5″ tassel. SCISSORS Make sure they’re sharp!
How much yarn do I need for a rug?
Perimeter in inches divided by how many inches your whipping covers = number of pieces of yarn you need. Number of pieces of yarn you need * the length of the strand you used in your test = Number of inches of yarn you need. Number of inches of yarn you need divided by 36″ = Number of yards you need.