Knitting Machine yarns

Knitting Machine yarns Ever wondered what weight knitting machine yarns can handle, I have put together a simple table below detailing the info. Hope this helps, any comments etc always welcomed.     Almost any yarn with fringes, bubbles or thick / thin does not always work well on knitting machines, mostly I have been successful machine knitting with many yarn types and a few other unusual types.  What is the SAS motto ? She […]

Knitting Machine Yarn Tension Guide

Knitting Machine Yarn Tension Guide – A simple guide to knitting machine needle and yarn size and tensions.

We hope you find this Knitting Machine Yarn Tension Guide chart useful. Please use it as a guideline only as some machines will vary depending on make, quality of construction etc.

Yarn Weight and Names

Yarn weights refers to the thickness of yarn used by knitters, weavers, crocheters and other fiber artists.