Hand dyed 4 ply yarn for hand knitting and machine knitting.
Buy 4 Ply Patterns. The heavier yarn, the more versatile it can become. This is why our range of 4 ply knitting patterns is so extensive. Here, we’ve got designs for adults, children and babies alike, and these 4 ply patterns range vastly in difficulty to ensure that knitters of all skill sets are able to find a piece that they find challenging yet enjoyable.
Our 100% American-made 3-ply worsted weight wool is a classically round, full-bodied yarn that is perfect for a wide range of projects including hats, sweaters, toys, shawls, mittens and much more. With its soft, bouncy structure it can be worked at a variety of gauges ranging from dense to drapey. The yarn creates stitches that are even and smooth and will show crisp textures or cables at.
The fine fibers make this yarn soft and fluid; perfectly delightful to work with and wear. Product Specs: Length: 240 yards Yarn Weight: 4 - Worsted Yarn Material: 100% Merino Wool Needle Size: 6 - 10Hook Size: I-9 to K-10.5 Gauge: 20-22 sts per 4 inches Physical Quality: Soft and Luxurious! How to clean: Handwash cold, dry flat Best for.
Often referred to as fingering weight or 4ply this knitting yarn is hugely popular for knitting socks, shawls and summer garments. Traditionally 4ply wool used four plies of yarn, but this isn't necessarily the case nowadays with many spun from a single fibre or just two plies of yarn.
Most 4-ply yarns are medium-weight, which may carry the name worsted weight yarn. Ply is a complicated thing. Thickness and ply of yarn is different depending on where the yarn is manufactured.
You will also find here worsted weight yarn, this knits up with 18-22 stitches per 10cm on 4-5mm needles, compared to Aran wool that will give you 16-20 stitches per 10cm on 4.5-5.5mm knitting needles. Worsted weight yarn is an American term used to describe wool that is 10ply but can be substituted with an Aran weight yarn. The key as always.
Patons Classic Wool Worsted really is a classic yarn. This 100% wool yarn is Worsted weight, making it incredibly versatile for so many different projects! Try Classic Wool Worsted out when you start your next sweater or blanket pattern and we think you'll fall in love. Available in a wide shade range that covers everything from neutrals to neons, any knit or crochet project made in this yarn.