Episode: Episode Six: More Yarn

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Episode Six: More Yarn
Untitled.pngImage from: Modern Textile Dictionary by George Linton, 1954




By popular demand, more yarn talk!

Show notes:

Animal to yarn

grading fiber

pilling a result of length of fiber

properties of various animal fibers: wool, alpaca, angora, alpaca, mohair, cashmere

worsted and worsted 

yarn substitution 

"good" yardage

weights of yarn

yarn choice when knitting at a loose gauge

effortless cardigan

featherweight cardigan

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