# Your question: How many yards of yarn do I need for a thick blanket?

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## How many skeins of thick yarn do I need for a blanket?

The average size blanket is made with 15-25 loops, I made mine using 20 total. More loops will yield a wider blanket. You can also make it longer by adding MORE skeins of yarn. Mine took me about 1.5-2 hours total to make from start to finish (with no breaks).

## How many yards is a chunky blanket?

But if you want a quick estimate, you can use up to 12 skeins of chunky yarn to arm knit a blanket measuring 3.5 by 5 feet. This is because a skein of chunky yarn can be around 16.5 yards.

## How many yards of yarn do I need for a size 6 blanket?

How much yarn do I need to make a ____?

Yarn Weight 1 Yarn Weight 6
Shawl 550-850 Yards 350-475 Yards
Adult Sweater 3375 Yards 825-1125 Yards
Baby Blanket 1500-1625 Yards 750-875 Yards
Afghan 3750-4125 Yards 1625-2000 Yards

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

To crochet a queen size blanket or afghan, you will need about 10 to 18 skeins of yarn. This means that the total amount of yardage used would be around 2000-4000 yards if using only one color and up to 8000+ yards when multiple colors are involved.

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## How many balls of yarn does it take to crochet a single bed blanket?

1 to 3 balls of yarn would be needed.

## How many loop loops do you need to make a blanket?

A throw blanket typically measures approximately 50 inches wide by 60 inches long. I measured out 50 inches in yarn and it was equal to 66 loops. Instructions: Count out 66 loops of yarn on a flat surface.