Knowing what the “put up” of a yarn is will help you when you’re substituting one yarn for another in any given pattern. In this video, I explain “put up”, and demonstrate how to do the yardage math for yarn substitution.
The screenshots shown in the video are from Ravelry, an excellent resource for knitters and crocheters. You can get an account for free here.
Information on things you’ll see in this video:
The sweater I’m wearing is a tutorial coming next week, October 22!
The needle I used as a pointer is Knitter’s Pride Bamboo.
The nail polish I’m wearing is by Julep, color “Malala”.