Your question: What can I make with medium yarn?

What is medium weight yarn?

Medium weight, worsted weight yarn, is the most common thickness in knitting and crochet. Yarns of this weight will print the yarn label with the #4 weight symbol and will say “medium”. Worsted weight yarn is ideal for all kinds of knit and crochet apparel, accessories, blankets and other home decor items.

What can I crochet with 4mm yarn?

The 4mm or G-6 crochet hook is meant to be used with Lace (#0) or Super Fine (#1) weighted yarn, but sometimes we also like to use it for slightly heavier yarn. These hooks are perfect for making socks, gloves, Amigurumi and appliques.

How do you crochet medium yarn?

This weight of yarn is usually crocheted using the US hook sizes of I-9 to K-10 1/2 and the metric sizes of 5.5 – 6.5 mm.

Yarn Weight Details.

Standard Name: Medium – #4
Wraps per Inch: (WPI) 9-12
Hook Sizes: Medium weight yarn works best with the following crochet hook sizes: 5.5 mm (I-9) 6.5 mm (K-10.5)
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Is medium weight yarn the same as DK?

It’s simply a way to classify the weight of the yarn. … DK yarn is lighter than 4 – Medium, which includes worsted-weight yarns, while DK is heavier than 2 – Fine, which includes sport yarns.

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What can I make with a 5mm crochet hook?

The H-8 / 5 mm / UK 6 hook is the perfect size for creating anything from crocheted dishtowels to easy baby blankets to cozy scarves.

How many balls of yarn do you need to crochet a baby blanket?

How many skeins of yarn do you need for a baby blanket? Depending upon the size you are making, a typical baby blanket takes between 700 to 1500 yards of yarn (assuming a worsted weight blanket), so a typical 3.5 oz skein that has 220 yards will take 3-7 skeins to crochet a baby blanket.