Successful Yarn Substitution
It can be nerve-wracking to switch the yarn on a project, but sometimes necessary. Learning how to pick a successful substitute yarn means you’ll never have to abandon a pattern written for a discontinued yarn, knit a sweater too warm for the climate, or choose from a line of colors you don’t like. We’ll talk about all of the considerations, with a special focus on fiber content and yarn construction.
1-2 patterns for which you'd like to find substitute yarns