On this page you get an overview of our empirical values for the consumption of gradient yarns and bobble wool . The most popular works are, of course, scarves, ponchos and sweaters made of gradient yarn, which is why we are particularly focusing on these.
If you want to know how to calculate consumption, click here .
If you need information about needle size, click here .
Consumption table sweater (main part)
This table gives you an overview of the material consumption when knitting sweaters with gradient yarns. For the sleeves you usually need about half as much yarn as for the main part. All values in this table are empirical values and of course differ depending on knowledge, technology and personal preferences.
|size / threads||3-thread||4-thread||5-thread||6-thread||7-thread||8-thread|
|S / M td >||700 - 900m||525 - 675m||420 - 540m||350 - 450m||320 - 420m||300 - 400m|
|M / L td >||800 - 1100m||600 - 825m||480 - 660m||400 - 550m||350 - 500m||330 - 480m|
|L / XL td >||1000 - 1300m||750 - 780m||600 - 780m||500 - 750m||450 - 700m||420 - 660m|
|XL / XXL td >||1300 - 1500m||975 - 1125m||780 - 900m||650 - 750m||600 - 700m||580 - 660m|
|XXL / XXXL td >||1500 - 1700m||1125 - 1275||900 - 1020m||750 - 850m||700 - 800m||670 - 750m|
Consumption table for shawls / shawls / ponchos
This table gives you an overview of the material consumption when knitting shawls / scarves / ponchos with gradient yarnsAll values in this table are empirical values and of course differ depending on knowledge, technology and personal preferences
|size td >||Examples||run length|
|Small td >||Neckerchiefs||500 - 600m|
|Mittel td >||shoulder-sized towels||800 - 1000m|
|Large td >||Ponchos and scarves that go over the shoulder td >||from 1000m|