Finding the right rug yarn can be quite challenging. All the terms relating to thicknesses of rug yarn - counts, plys, ticket numbers? This blogpost will give you a short introduction. Ply Ply stands for plied yarn. The number represents the amount of strings twisted around eachother. 3 PLY means three threads, resulting in the followjng cut: A high number of plys does not per se mean that the thread is thicker. The individual threads can still be thin or thick. The more threads there are in a yarn, the firmer it becomes. The thread itself becomes less airy and the thread becomes heavier....