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#2 Sport Weight Yarns


A light weight yarn used for babywear, sweaters, and lighter throws, this weight is also appropriate for family knits. The finer gauge is wonderful for lace or cable texture garment designs, but will generally be used for smaller projects because of the time needed to complete a project.

Yarn types in this category are often made from cotton, cotton/synthetic blends, wool, acrylic or wool/synthetic blends.

UK/Australia approximate equivalent: 8 ply
  • Knit Gauge Range* in Stockinette Stitch to 4 inches = 2326 sts
  • Recommended Needle in Metric Size Range = 3.25 3.75 mm
  • Recommended Needle U.S. Size Range = 3 to 5
  • Crochet Gauge* Ranges in Single Crochet to 4 inch = 1620 sts
  • Recommended Hook in Metric Size Range = 3.5 4.5 mm
  • Recommended Hook U.S. Size Range = E4 to 7
* GUIDELINES ONLY: The above reflect the most commonly used gauges and needle or hook sizes for specific yarn categories.

Ice Cream Yarn
This soft, dk weight and easy-care yarn works up to create delightful colorways that blend unique and cheerful combinations. Use 1 ball of Lion Brand Ice Cream Yarn to make a baby garment or 2 balls t...
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