Mammoth® | Vegan Acrylic Extreme Arm Knitting Yarn
£19.75 – £145.00
Mammoth arm knitting yarn.
A super bulky unspun acrylic chunky vegan yarn for use with giant needles, extreme knitting, arm knitting and creating massive stitches. Create fast projects with chunky yarn to make blankets, scarves and other home interior décor items. Fantastic for super-fast results, for example: a scarf can be arm knitted in 20 to 30 minutes a blanket in a few hours. Knit on 40-50mm needles or hook or using arm knitting techniques.
Available in 1KG, 2KG, 4KG and full 10KG bale.
Length: Approx. 50 Metres per 1KG
Needle / Hook Size: 40-50mm (or arm knit)
Tension/Gauge Stitches per Inch: 1 stitch is approx. 2 inches (5 cm)
Care Instructions: Wash on a delicate cycle, short spin, no tumble dry, dry flat
HOW MUCH YARN TO BUY
As a guide:
1kg will knit to approx. ½ square metre. Although this may vary dependent on tension and needle size.
Blanket 30 x 50 inches — (75cm x 125cm) approx. 2KG
Blanket 48 x 48 inches — (120cm x 120cm) approx. 3KG
Blanket 58 x 58 inches — (148cm x 148cm) approx. 4KG
Blanket 64 x 80 inches — (160cm x 200cm) approx. 6KG
HOW TO WORK OUT HOW MUCH YARN YOU NEED
Multiply each side together. Divide by 5000. Result is KG.
For example: 100cm x 100cm (desired finished blanket size) = 10000 sq cm / 5000 = 2KG