What is the difference between self striping and variegated yarn?
Some yarns (known as “self-striping yarns”) are designed to produce stripes when used to knit small items such as socks or mittens. The change in color in a variegated yarn is consistent through the ball or skein.
What does self stripe mean?
Filters. (knitting, of yarn) Having a variegated colour so as to produce stripes when used to knit small items such as socks or mittens.
What is ombre yarn used for?
Ombre is a French term meaning shaded, and usually refers to a gradual color change from light to dark or from one color to another. Caron Simply Baby is an easy-care worsted-weight acrylic that is the perfect choice for cute baby blankets and sweaters.
What is Caron Yarn?
Caron® Yarn is well known for their yarn Simply Soft which is one of the most favorite yarns in the Caron family. This is a staple yarn like Red Heart Super Saver but is softer. On a scale from 1 (roughest) – 12 (softest), Simply Soft ranks a 9 on the Knitting Warehouse Softness Meter.
Does using a bigger crochet hook use less yarn?
If you are using the same pattern (same number of stitches and rows/rounds), a larger crochet hook will use up more yarn. If you are going for the same size of project (say a 36 by 36 inch blanket), a larger crochet hook will use up less yarn.