What stitch uses the least yarn knitting?

The stockinette swatch required the least amount of yarn using 21 yards (9g), while the garter swatch required 25½ yards (11g). Next, we completed two crocheted swatches, one in single crochet and one in double crochet. Does stockinette stitch use less yarn? Garter stitch (knit every row) uses more yarn than stockinette stitch (knit 1 …

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Is acrylic yarn toxic for babies?

Don’t use an acrylic, cotton, or bamboo just because of the fiber content. Make sure the yarn is soft as well as easy-care. Fibers like mohair and alpaca might feel wonderful to your skin, but they can easily irritate a baby and aren’t known for their machine washing properties. Is acrylic yarn really toxic? Many …

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