Archive - Nov 12, 2008 - Forum topic

knotaproblem's picture

What next?

A couple of question from a novice knitter....

knit_knot_eat's picture

ball vs skein?

I have a pattern that calls for 4 balls of yarn. Is this the same as a skein? I thought things came in different amounts so you need to get the right amount by either weight (ounces) or yards.