# How many yards of chunky yarn do I need for a large blanket?

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Yarn Weight 1 Yarn Weight 3
Adult Sweater 3375 Yards 1500-2250 Yards
Baby Blanket 1500-1625 Yards 1125-1250 Yards

## How much chunky yarn do I need to make a large blanket?

Crunch those numbers, and know that you’ll have about 340 feet of chunky yarn in a single ball to yield a 30” x 50” blanket. The calculations will vary slightly based on whether you are purchasing a “super bulky” (6) or “jumbo” (7) yarn.

## How many yards of yarn does it take to make a blanket?

How much yarn do I need to make a ____?

Yarn Weight 1 Yarn Weight 3
Shawl 550-850 Yards 400-625 Yards
Adult Sweater 3375 Yards 1500-2250 Yards
Baby Blanket 1500-1625 Yards 1125-1250 Yards
Afghan 3750-4125 Yards 3000-3500 Yards

## How many yards does it take to make a chunky blanket?

Crunch those numbers, and know that you’ll have about 340 feet of chunky yarn in a single ball to yield a 30” x 50” blanket.

How many yards of yarn does it take to make a throw?

Yarn Weight 1 Yarn Weight 3
Adult Sweater 3375 Yards 1500-2250 Yards
Baby Blanket 1500-1625 Yards 1125-1250 Yards

## How many yards of yarn do I need for a queen size blanket?

Convert. As you might already know, a yard is 36 inches. If you divide 405,000 by 36, you’ll get 11,250 yards with worsted yarn, a matching needle, and a gauge of 5 stitches per inch. There you have it!

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## How many balls of yarn do you need to make a baby blanket?

Generally speaking, baby blankets with Bernat Blanket use 3 to 4 balls. The texture, hook size and density of stitches are pretty much the deciding factors. Approximately 660 – 900 yards.

## How long does it take to make a chunky knit blanket?

The 4-by-5-foot blanket takes about 45 minutes and requires about eight pounds of yarn.