# You asked: How much yarn do I need for a crop top?

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## How many yarns does it take to make a top?

Estimating How Much Yarn to Buy

Yarn Weight Category Stitches per Inch Yards Needed for an Adult Sweater
3 Light 5 to 6 1,000 to 2,000
4 Medium 4 to 5 800 to 1,500
5 Bulky 3 to 4 600 to 1,200
6 Super bulky 1.5 to 3 400 to 800

## How do I figure out 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!

## How much yarn is in a ball?

Look at the yarn label to see how many yards are in 1 ball. In this example, we’ll say that each ball has 200 yards. Take the total number of yards you’ll need (1350) and divide that by the number of yards in each ball (200). 1350/200 = 6.75 balls.

## How many stitches does a crop top need?

You should have 115 stitches on your needle.

Half-stretchy Bind Off:

• Knit 2, pull first stitch over the second as in a normal bind off. This leaves 1 stitch on the right needle.
• Knit the next stitch. …
• Knit 1.

## What yarn is best for crochet tops?

Top 12 Best Yarn for Crochets to Buy in 2021

• Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo Yarn.
• Mira Handcrafts 40 Assorted Colors Acrylic Yarn.
• Red Heart Super Saver Yarn.
• Caron Simply Soft Solids Yarn.
• Lion Brand Yarn 135-308 Hometown Yarn.
• Bernat Baby Blanket Big ball.
• TYH Supplies 20-Pack 22 Yard Acrylic Yarn.
• Caron One Pound Solids Yarn.
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