A little tool to help you with knitting and crocheting
This tool was inspired by the series “Math for Knitters” by
Change gauge in a pattern
Pattern lists gauge and width, you want to knit the same width with a different gauge.
Number of rows/rounds as listed in pattern gauge:
Number of rows/rounds in gauge you want to use:
Total rows/rounds of pattern:
Number of stitches as listed in pattern gauge:
Number of stitches in gauge you want to use:
Stitches to CO for your project:
Calculate number of stitches to CO
You have a given gauge, calculate how many stitches you need to get a given dimension.
Dimension of swatch [4 inches, 10 cms, etc.]:
Stitches in gauge:
Cms/inches of your project:
STITCHES TO CO:
Calculate yardage/meter on a partial ball of yarn
You have a partial ball of leftover yarn, calculate the yardage of that partial ball.
Weight of full ball of yarn:
Yardage/meter of full ball of yarn:
Weight of your partial ball of yarn:
YARDAGE/METER OF YOUR PARTIAL BALL OF YARN:
Substituting similar yarns
Pattern calls for a certain amount of a specific yarn, you want to know how much of a different yarn you will need for substitution.
Number of skeins/hanks/balls of yarn required by the pattern:
Yardage/meter of one skein/hank/ball of yarn required by the pattern:
Yardage/meter of one skein/hank/ball of substituting yarn:
TOTAL SKEIN/HANK/BALL OF SUBSTITUTING YARN NEEDED: