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Knitting Needle Conversion: blknitting

What size is that knitting needle? A handy knitting needle conversion chart for converting US, UK, Imperial, metric size knitting needles.

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US UK Metric
0 14 2
1 13 2.25
2.5
2 12 2.75
11 3
3 10 3.25
4 3.5
5 9 3.75
8 4
6 4.25
7 7 4.5
8 6 5
9 5 5.5
10 4 6
10.5 3 6.5
2 7
1 7.5
11 0 8
13 00 9
15 000 10

Other Conversion Charts

Table of Setts

Crochet Hook Sizes
A table for conversion of crochet hook sizes: metric, US and UK.

Knitting Needles
A conversion table for UK, US and Metric knitting needles.

Reed Conversions
Table of metric and Imperial measurements for reed sizes.

Knitting Needles

40″ Inch Circular Premium Bamboo Knitting Needles by StitchBerry, 15 Set Collection (US#0 2mm – US#15 10mm)
Every set includes the following 40 inch circular knitting needles: 2mm 0 Size, 2.25mm 1 Size, 2.75mm 2 Size, 3.25mm 3 Size, 3.5mm 4 Size, 3.75mm 5 Size, 4mm 6 Size, 4.5mm 7 Size, 5mm 8 Size, 5.5mm 9 Size, 6mm 10 Size, 6.5mm 10.5 Size, 8mm 11 Size, 9mm 13 Size, 10mm 15 Size

Premium Collection 9 Inch Single Point Bamboo Knitting Needles, 15 Set Collection (US#0 2mm – US#15 10mm)
An entire set of premium 9 inch single point bamboo knitting needles! With every pair, you will enjoy a notably smooth, soft, and warm knitting experience unique to these premium single point bamboo knitting needles.

8″ Inch Double Point Bamboo Knitting Needles by StitchBerry, 15 Set Collection (US#0 2mm – US#15 10mm)
The premium 8 inch Double Point Knitting Needle Collection by StitchBerry is made from ultra smooth, durable, and lightweight bamboo. Sample the comfort and style only available in these quality bamboo double point knitting needles. Set includes 5 needles of every individual diameter.

Blue Denise Interchangeable Knitting Needles Set
The Denise Interchangeable Knitting Needles provide you with a complete set of 10 different needle sizes, all packaged in a compact, airline safe box. You just insert the correct cord or piece, twist 1/4 turn to lock and you’re ready to knit. Kit Specifics include: 10 needles sizes – 5,6,7,8,9,10,10.5,11,13,15 6 cords – 5″, 9″, 12″, 14″, 16″, and 19″ 2 Extenders and 4 End Buttons Compact 7″ x 8.5″ case Stitch holders Parts and extra long cords can be ordered separately.

Needlemaster 40-Piece Interchangeable Aluminum Knitting Set
Boye needlemaster interchangeable knitting set
8 Sets of aluminum single-point knitting needles, with cable lengths 20-inch, 24-inch, 29-inch and 36-inch, and travel case
Includes 4 stitch holders (button) and 2 cable couplers
Make regular circular knitting needles, straight flexible needles, even elongate the cables with couplers.

Knitting Books

A Fine Fleece: Knitting with Handspun Yarns
While educating you on the differences in fibers (like Alpaca, Merino, Cormo, Rambouillet, and Suffolk) and the characteristics you can achieve in a handspun yarn by combining fibers according to certain recipes, Lisa Lloyd also shares the three important concepts that enlighten her designs: the use of contrasting color and fiber; scale and perspective (chunky yarns with chunky cable stitches versus chunky yarns with delicate ones); and the creation of “poetic” sweaters that try to capture an emotion.

Intertwined: The Art of Handspun Yarn, Modern Patterns, and Creative Spinning (Handspun Revolution)
The excitement of experimental, handspun yarns, and includes recipes for handspun yarns, project ideas for knitters and crocheters, tips on how to use one-of-a-kind handspun yarns (whether you spin them or buy them at yarn boutiques), and a gallery of handmade creations.

All New Homespun Handknit: 25 Small Projects to Knit with Handspun Yarn
A follow-up to the original Homespun Handknit—a perennial bestseller for two decades—this collection revitalizes the craft of handspun yarn for a whole new generation of spinners and knitters. Packed with modern and traditional spinning know-how and 25 sophisticated, easy-to-learn projects, the guide helps crafters create unique gifts and wearable fashion while refining their skills and enhancing their understanding of this popular art form.

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Beginner Weaving – Reed Conversion Chart: blreedconversion

Reeds come in 2 measurement systems, Imperial or inches and in metric. Here is a chart to help you figure out which is which.

bamboo reed

Dents per Inch Dents per Centimetre
4 1.5
5 2
6 2.5
8 3
10 4
12 5
15 6
18 7
20 8

Other Conversion Charts

Table of Setts

Crochet Hook Sizes
A table for conversion of crochet hook sizes: metric, US and UK.

Knitting Needles
A conversion table for UK, US and Metric knitting needles.

Reed Conversions
Table of metric and Imperial measurements for reed sizes.

Weaving Pattern Books

Key to Weaving: A Textbook of Hand-Weaving Techniques and Pattern Drafts for the Beginning Weaver
A definitive guide to handloom weaving: step-by-step instructions, intricacies of color, fiber and how to use them effectively.
UK: Key to Weaving

Favorite Scandinavian Projects to Weave: 45 Stylish Designs for the Modern Home
A collection of 45 different furnishing textiles: colorful blankets, fanciful table runners, classic curtains, and embroidered hand towels.
UK: Favorite Scandinavian Projects to Weave

Rug Weaving Techniques: Beyond the Basics
Concise instructions and explanatory diagrams techniques for plain weave, twill and block weaves.
UK: Rug Weaving Techniques

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XXL Extra Large Weaving Loom Kit (89cm x 87cm) | Professional Tapestry Loom

$100.00
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Tables of Metric Conversions: aa050597

Metric Conversion Tables

English Metric
1 in. 2.54 cm
.39 in 1 cm
1 ft. 30.48 cm
1 yd. (3 ft.) .91 m.
39.4 in. 1 m.
1 oz. 28 gr.
1 lb. 454 gr.
2.2 lb. 1 kg.

Worsted Wool Yarn Conversions

Size/Ply =(560 x size)/ply YPP
1s (560 x 1)/1 560
16s (560 x 16)/1 8960
16s2 (560 x 16)/2 4480

Cotton Yarn Conversions

Cotton Count
Size/Ply =(840 x size)/ply YPP
1 (840 x 1)/1 840
6/2 (840 x 6)/2 2520
8/2 (840 x 8)/2 3360
10/2 (840 x 10)/2 4200
12/2 (840 x 12)/2 5040
6/3 (840 x 6)/3 1680
8/4 (840 x 8)/4 1680
8/6 (840 x 8)/6 1120

Linen Yarn Conversion

Lea (Nel) =(300 x lea)/ply YPP Nm Tex
meters/gram gram wt. per 1000 m.
No. 1 Lea (300 x 1)/1 300 .6 nm 1659 Tex
No. 4 (300 x 4)/1 1200 2.4 nm 420 Tex
No. 8 (300 x 8/1 2400 4.8 nm 165 Tex
No. 10 (300 x 10)/1 3000 6 nm 165 Tex
No.12 (300 x 12)/1 3600 7.2 nm 138 Tex
No. 16 (300 x 16)/1 4800 9.6 nm 103 Tex
No. 20 (300 x 20)/1 6000 12 nm 83 Tex

bamboo reed

Other Conversion Charts

Table of Setts

Crochet Hook Sizes
A table for conversion of crochet hook sizes: metric, US and UK.

Knitting Needles
A conversion table for UK, US and Metric knitting needles.

Reed Conversions
Table of metric and Imperial measurements for reed sizes.

Weaving Pattern Books

Rug Weaving Techniques: Beyond the Basics
Concise instructions and explanatory diagrams techniques for plain weave, twill and block weaves.
UK: Rug Weaving Techniques

The Woven Bag: 30+ Projects from Small Looms (Writers Digest Guides)
Each bag is created using small looms, such as potholder looms, frame looms and knotted mesh looms.
UK: The Woven Bag

Handwoven Laces
Hand weavers can use a loom to quickly produce lovely lacy fabrics. The loom-controlled textures depend upon groups of threads that work together and do not reveal their full effect until the cloth comes off the loom.


Hand weaving pattern books

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XXL Extra Large Weaving Loom Kit (89cm x 87cm) | Professional Tapestry Loom

$100.00
End Date: Thursday Dec-12-2019 18:31:08 PST
Buy It Now for only: $100.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Vintage Table Top Loom

$169.00
End Date: Wednesday Dec-18-2019 13:41:35 PST
Buy It Now for only: $169.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

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