Aran weight yarn is a heavy weight yarn. It falls in a weight category between Worsted weight and Bulky Weight yarn. Aran yarn is perfect for hats, mittens, heavy sweaters, afghans, and more. Use US Needle sizes 7-10 or Crochet hook sizes G-J to make this yarn really shine.
Bulky weight yarn is a heavy weight. Bulky weight yarn is easier to work with and produces a finished project faster. Its thick construction holds in air making anything super warm and cozy. We recommend using a US knitting needle size 9-11 or a crochet hook size K-M.
DK yarn is a light weight yarn that's perfect for shawls, hats, next to skin knits, and baby knits. DK yarn is in a weight category between the lighter Sport weight yarn and the heavier Worsted weight yarn. We recommend using US knitting needle sizes 6-8 or Crochet hook sizes G-H.
Sometimes know as "Sock Weight," Fingering yarn is a superfine weight yarn. It falls in a weight category between the super-fine Lace weight yarn and heavier Sport weight yarn. Use Fingering yarn for projects like socks, shawls, gloves, and light clothing. We recommend using US knitting needle sizes 0-3 or Crochet hook sizes B-E.