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Standard Yarn Weights

Ravelry Standard Yarn Weights

Name Ply (UK, NZ, AU) Wraps per inch Knit gauge (4 in / 10 cm) Crochet gauge Yarnstandards.com
Thread

0 : Lace
Cobweb
1 ply

0 : Lace
Lace
2 ply

32-34 stitches 0 : Lace
Light Fingering
3 ply

32 stitches 0 : Lace
Fingering
4 ply

14 wpi
28 stitches 1 : Super Fine
Sport
5 ply

12 wpi
24-26 stitches 2 : Fine
DK
8 ply

11 wpi
22 stitches 3 : Light
Worsted
10 ply

9 wpi
20 stitches 4 : Medium
Aran
10 ply

8 wpi
18 stitches 4 : Medium
Bulky
12 ply

7 wpi
14-15 stitches 5 : Bulky
Super Bulky

5-6 wpi
8-12 stitches 6 : Super Bulky