Yarn Weight #5 (Bulky/Chunky/Craft) Crochet Patterns
Here is an archive of our free crochet patterns using bulky weight yarn. Bulky weight yarn is also known as #5 as well as the yarn types of chunky, craft and rug. This weight of yarn is usually crocheted using the US hook sizes of K-10.5 to M-13 and the metric sizes of 6.5 to 9 mm.
Bulky #5 yarn is perfect for crocheting up ear warmers for winter or thick blankets and hats to keep you warm in the cold winter months.
Free Bulky Crochet Patterns
These free crochet patterns were all created using various yarn types and brands, but all use the Bulky (#5) yarn weight.
Common Questions About Weight 5 - Bulky
How many strands of worsted weight yarn equal super bulky?
Answer: You can crochet 2 strands of lighter worsted weight yarn together in order to create a super bulky-weight fabric.
What ply is bulky weight yarn?
Answer: Bulky weight yarn is 12 to 16 ply.
What weight is bulky yarn?
Answer: Bulky yarn is considered a #5 weight.