View Full Version : best deal on yarn ??
03-06-2007, 10:17 AM
which website has the best deal on yarn price .i am looking at merino, or silk mixture type of yarn. i need to knit a sweater on a tight budget...thanks for your help
03-06-2007, 10:38 AM
I always check at Knitpicks first! :cheering: :cheering:
There's usually a link at the top of the page.
03-06-2007, 11:01 AM
I second KnitPicks but if you want higher end yarn on a budget there's always littleknits and webs.
03-06-2007, 11:02 AM
You can try elann.com as well. If they have a yarn you can use, the deals are amazing. Or try smiley's but they probably won't have the fancy yarns.
03-06-2007, 11:31 AM
I third Knitpicks! Just be sure to check yardage when comparing prices. (how many times have I forgotten to do that!! :wall: )
yes, good tip on comaring the yardage/gauge. There is lots of yarn now that comes in 100g skeins which is more $$$ but not necessarily more $$$ per 50g.
oh and I forgot to say that http://www.smileysyarns.com/ usually has some closeout "better quality" yarn.