Yarn Substitution 101

choose & swap yarns for any gauge and budget
Yarn substitution 101 - knitting & crochet tutorial

There are lots of reasons to substitute yarns in knitting and crochet project. Perhaps the recommended yarn is unavailable, out of your budget, or you need to use a different fibre. This tutorial is a beginner’s guide to yarn substitution, gleaned from many years of practical experience and illustrated with examples of my own knitting & crochet projects. Learning about fibres and textiles is a journey, and there’s always something new to discover. I encourage you to experiment fearlessly and learn from your results!




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