How to choose sock yarn

find out which fibres are perfect for knitting socks
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It’s important to choose yarn with the right properties for knitting socks…You can’t knit with just anything – trust me, I’ve learnt the hard way! This tutorial outlines the key technical characteristics which are important in choosing sock yarn, with loads of extra advice about yarn, fibre and choosing a sock pattern which will make your yarn SING! Go forth and knit socks!

If you’re like personal recommendations for my favourite sock yarns, I give 10 tried and true yarns in this video.


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