# You asked: How many yards of yarn do you need to crochet a shirt?

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## How much yarn do I need to crochet a shirt?

So if your shirt is 20 inches wide, times 2 = 40 inches. And you cut 10 strips = 400 inches. Divided by 36 = 11.1. Now you know that you have approximately 11 yards of t-shirt yarn to work with.

## How much yarn do I need to crochet a sweater?

Most crochet sweater patterns use about 4–11 balls or skeins of yarn. According to the chart above, you will probably need about 1000–3500 yards of yarn to make an adult size sweater.

## How do I know how much yarn I need?

How much yarn do you have?

1. Multiply the number of yards or meters in a full skein (on the yarn’s label) by the weight of the partial skein (use a scale to measure this).
2. Take that number and divide it by the weight of the full skein (on the yarn’s label).

## What can I knit with 400 yards of yarn?

However, there are plenty of accessories you can knit in this yardage and weight.

• Primavera Wrap.
• Moonstone Beginner Vest Pattern.
• Easy Baby Cardigan.
• Morning Star Knit Baby Blanket.
• Loop Scarf.
• Fluffy Brioche Hat.
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## How many balls of yarn does it take to make a blanket?

Crunch those numbers, and know that you’ll have about 340 feet of chunky yarn in a single ball to yield a 30” x 50” blanket. The calculations will vary slightly based on whether you are purchasing a “super bulky” (6) or “jumbo” (7) yarn.

## How much yarn do I need to make a shirt?

Each XL adult T-shirt should net about 30 – 33 yards of t-shirt yarn depending on how thickly or thinly it is cut. This means that you would need about five of the XL T-shirts to make 150-ish yards of t-shirt material, slightly more than you get from one skein of my favorite pre-made T-shirt yarn: Fox Yarn Co.

## What can you crochet with 200 yards of yarn?

These are some great ideas for 200 yards of fingering weight yarn.

• Magic Geranium Slippers.
• Izmir Hat.
• Rainbow Striped Knit Slipper Pattern.
• Petite Cabled Skirt and Headband.

## How many yards is 100 grams yarn?

If you really wanted to convert this back into yards per 100 gram, multiply the 3.82 by 100. You’d get 382 yards per 100 Grams which is a heavy fingering or light sport weight yarn. Here are some of the options you would have at The Nook: Malabrigo Mechita – 420 Yards/100 Gram.

## What can I make with 1200 yards of yarn?

Top 10 Crochet Patterns in 900-1200 yards

• Harvest Moon Pocket Shawl.
• Sensational Shawl.
• Laurel Crocheted Stole.
• Alpine Shawl.
• Naya Shawl.
• Butterfly Ripple Shawl.
• Cozy Cabled Cardigan.
• Wild Orchid Cardigan.
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## How many yards is a chunky blanket?

Crunch those numbers, and know that you’ll have about 340 feet of chunky yarn in a single ball to yield a 30” x 50” blanket.

How many yards of yarn does it take to make a throw?

Yarn Weight 1 Yarn Weight 3
Adult Sweater 3375 Yards 1500-2250 Yards
Baby Blanket 1500-1625 Yards 1125-1250 Yards

## How many yards is a skein?

A typical skein of worsted weight yarn is roughly 364 yards and weighs 7 ounces.