Bellatrista's Banana (16Nm/4) fiber is a unique option designed specifically for weavers.
Bast fiber from banana has a slightly stiff hand that produces structured fabrics much like linen. It's great for housewares or decorative weaves. To create a more wearable fabric, combine a banana warp with a soy or milk weft.
Fiber Content: 100% Banana Bast
Weight Description: 16Nm/4
Weight: 8 oz. / 225 grams
Yardage: 984 yards / 900 meters
Form: Skein or Cone
Care Instructions: Hand wash, cold.
Blossom is made from very soft nylon and injected with fun bright colors, making it an ideal yarn for creating small, sweet baby things! This worsted weight, super soft chenille is perfect for children’s blankets, hats, and sweaters, but adults will love it too. Blossom is a breeze to knit, soft as breath, and completely washable.
Fiber Content: 73% Nylon, 27% Viscose
Weight/Yardage: 50g/1.75oz — 75 yards
Knit Gauge: 16 sts = 4" on 8 US needle
Form: Skein (ready-to-use)
Country of Origin: Italy
Dye Method: Machine Dyed
Washing Instructions: Wash in machine on gentle cycle with cold water and place flat to dry.
Bottone is my new favorite for summer/early fall knits! This 94% cotton, 6% polyamide yarn from Lana Grossa features tonal slubs and a linen-like touch. The colors are beautifully muted, and the slubs provide just the right amount of texture.
Fiber Content: 94% Cotton, 6% Polyamide
Weight Description: Worsted
Weight: 50 grams/1.75 oz.
Yardage: 132 yards/120 meters
Knit Gauge: 20 sts = 4"
Recommended Needle Size: US 6 (4/4.24 mm)
Form: Ball (ready-to-use)
Care Instructions: Machine wash cold, lay flat to dry, iron low.
“This yarn is a dream to work with and pure luxury to wear!" That's what Suzanne Nielsen, knitwear designer, has to say about Jade Sapphire’s Mini Ombre Collection (Zageo 6-ply).
Consisting of 6 mini-skeins, this 100% Mongolian cashmere is exquisitely soft, worsted-weight, and hand-dyed in the USA. Each collection features a set of softly transitioning hues which start subtle and end in saturated color.
Perfect for gift-giving, alone or knit-up. Makes silky soft scarves, cowls, and shawlettes.
Only at Izzy Knits! FREE Driving on Cloud 9 pattern with purchase. Designed by Suszanne Nielsen, this pattern normally sells for $5.00.
Free Endless Ombre Cowl pattern from Jade Sapphire available on Ravelry.
Fiber Content: 100% Cashmere (Goat)
Weight/Yardage: 150g /325 yards
Knit Gauge: 4.5-5 sts per 1” on 6-8 US needle
Form: Hank (requires winding)
Country of Origin: Mongolia
Dye Method: Hand Dyed in the USA
Washing Instructions: Hand wash. Lay flat to dry.