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Yarn is fundamental to crochet, so understanding the characteristics of it will help you to buy and use yarn with confidence!

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Lion Brand Yarn 24/7 Cotton

Buy From: Lion Brand Yarn

Yarn Characteristics:

  • Weight: 4, Medium
  • Hook: US G6/4.00
  • Fiber: 100% Mercerized Cotton
  • Strand: Cable-plied; 2 plys spun together, 1 ply spun over in opposite direction (cord-like).
  • Care: Machine wash & dry
  • Yarn Pros: Strong, sturdy, economical, holds color
  • Amount: 3.5 oz, 185 yards
  • Colors: 24 solid

This yarn is best suited for:

  • Accessories & Wearables; bag, poncho, wrap
  • Home; cleaning items, blankets, decorative
  • Clothing; Tops, Sweater, Vest

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