Can I use worsted weight yarn instead of DK?

‘Can I substitute DK yarn for worsted?’ You can! But it’s worth bearing in mind that DK is a slightly thinner yarn to worsted, so the best way to substitute is by going up a needle or hook size so that the tension will be the same.

What ply is light worsted weight yarn?

Yarn Weight Conversion Chart
UK USA Australia
4 ply Sport 5 ply
DK DK/Light Worsted 8 ply
Aran Worsted 10 ply

What does Gstr stand for?


Acronym Definition
GSTR Goods and Services Tax (Australia)

What does WPI mean in yarn?

Wraps per inch

What ply is worsted yarn?

Conversion Charts & Abbreviations

8 Ply Double knitting Worsted
10 Ply Aran Fisherman or Medium Weight
14 Ply Chunky Bulky
Above 14 Ply Super Chunky Super Bulky

What is WPI protein powder?

WPI is a high-protein, filtered milk product containing very little lactose, fats, and carbohydrates. It is manufactured from cheese whey. It is a complete protein containing all 20 amino acids. It has a higher concentration of amino acids and less calories than WPC.

Can freshman have cars at WPI?

First year students who live in residence halls are not permitted to park their vehicles on WPI campus property, unless they have been granted special permission by the Chief of the WPI Police (as a result of extenuating emergency circumstances).

Is worsted weight yarn 4 ply?

Two-ply yarn generally refers to super-fine yarn. Four-ply yarn is lightweight (also known as DK or double knitting yarn) Aran yarn is not usually specified by ply, but this means worsted or medium-weight yarn.

What is the acceptance rate for WPI?

49.4% (2020)