Giant super chunky yarn. For giant blankets and throws extreme knitting, giant needle knitting , hand knitting. 19.5 micron relates to the fineness and softness of the yarn. The lower the micron the finer the yarn.
This yarn can be "arm knitted" and needle knitted on 40 mm needles and 50 mm needles.
Below is a guide to the amount of yarn required for various sized blankets.
Please note. These are approximate amounts and will depend on your tension, knitting method and needles size
Blanket 30 x 50 inches — approx 2 kg 76 cm x 127 cm Blanket 48 x 48 inches — approx 3 kg 122 cm x 122 cm Blanket 58 x 58 inches — approx 4 kg 147 cm x 147 cm
1 kg will knit to 5000 sq cm or 1/2 a sq metre
A cast on of 6 stitches will produce approx 30 cm wide