approximate yarn meterage chart

For hand knitting Jerseys, Cardigans and Sweaters

Size4ply8ply10ply12ply14ply
22″ – 55cm850500416400450
24″ – 60cm935600520480500
26″ – 65cm1020700624560550
28″ – 70cm1105900728640600
30″ – 75cm11901000832720675
32″ – 80cm136012001040880750
34″ – 85cm153012001144960825
36″ – 90cm1615130011441040900
38″ – 95cm1700140012481120950
40″ – 100cm18701500135211201000
42″ – 105cm19551600135212001050
44″ – 110cm20401700145612001100
46″ – 115cm21251800145612801150
48″ – 120cm22101900156012801200

These figures are based on the maximum yarn required. Variation can occur if a person is taller or shorter than average or has longer or shorter than average arms.

APPROXIMATE YARN METERAGE CHART

FOR HAND KNITTING JERSEYS, CARDIGANS AND SWEATERS

Size 4ply 8ply 10ply 12ply 14ply
22″ – 55cm 850 500 416 400 450
24″ – 60cm 935 600 520 480 500
26″ – 65cm 1020 700 624 560 550
28″ – 70cm 1105 900 728 640 600
30″ – 75cm 1190 1000 832 720 675
32″ – 80cm 1360 1200 1040 880 750
34″ – 85cm 1530 1200 1144 960 825
36″ – 90cm 1615 1300 1144 1040 900
38″ – 95cm 1700 1400 1248 1120 950
40″ – 100cm 1870 1500 1352 1120 1000
42″ – 105cm 1955 1600 1352 1200 1050
44″ – 110cm 2040 1700 1456 1200 1100
46″ – 115cm 2125 1800 1456 1280 1150
48″ – 120cm 2210 1900 1560 1280 1200

These figures are based on the maximum yarn required. Variation can occur if a person is taller or shorter than average or has longer or shorter than average arms.

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