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Comparative knitting needle sizes

USA Metric (mm) UK
0 2 14
1 13
- -
2 12
- 3 11
3 10
4 -
5 9
6 4 8
7 7
8 5 6
9 5
10 6 4
10½ 3
- 7 2
- 1
11 8 0
13 9 00
15 10 000

Yarn Weight Equivalents

USA UK
Lace 2ply
Sport 4ply
Light worsted Double knitting (DK)
Fisherman/Worsted Aran
Bulky Chunky
Extra bulky Super chunky




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