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Wonderful Woolly Shawlette Instructions – GreenLine Yarn

November 6, 2020

Here are the instructions to make Warm and Woolly Shawlettes using GreenLine wool yarn.  The instructions show you how to weave these charming Shawlettes to keep the chill off and to brighten up your day.  They have a buttonhole that you create while you are weaving the shawlette.  You can choose the pattern for 1 shawlette woven on a rigid heddle loom, or two shawlettes woven on either a rigid heddle or shaft loom.  You can weave these cozy neck warmers on your Loom in a weekend.

Listen to the Loon! Difficulty level is Beginner (One fish). This project is designed for use on either rigid heddle loom or shaft looms.

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Kaleidoscope Adventure–1 month

July 29, 2020

Join us on our Kaleidoscope Adventure!

You will receive a bag with Retail packaging sizes of different colors and sizes of yarns based on the Color theme of the month.  See below for the Colors and Availability.  (For example in December you will receive, a FULL SKEIN of red hemp yarn, a full 4 oz of Mercerized red yarn, etc.)  We aren’t telling you the type of wool (Greenline, Merino, Kokadjo, etc) or the color or grist of the yarns, but you will receive a full retail amount.  It might be 5/2 or 10/2 or 3/2, or some other size. It might be Cranberry, Coral, 5 Red, or some other mercerized red yarn. That is the adventure part…you never quite know what will be in the box!  

These are not samples!  We pulled these yarns directly off our retail shelves!

The TREASURE HUNTER bags will contain at least 5 different yarns plus other goodies, and the THRILL SEEKER bags contain at least 10 different yarns plus the other goodies.

 

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Kokadjo Yarn

June 12, 2020

We are in LOVE with this yarn!

Kokadjo yarn is a beautiful blend of 90% superwash treated wool and 10% silk. This is 4-ply fingering weight yarn. The silk also adds a subtle sheen and luster to this yarn. Kokadjo has a nice stitch definition and is excellent for lacework, scarves, or shawls. This yarn is very versatile and fun to work with! It’s also machine washable!  And you can knit with it too! This is a great yarn for socks with the silk adding extra durability.

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Zephyr – Wool and Silk Yarn 1 lb Cones

January 31, 2020

This luscious yarn combines the beauty of silk with the warmth of wool to produce a yarn that is lightweight and lustrous.  We currently stock it in 2/18 weight yarn.  All colors are available on 1 lb cones, approximately 5,040 yards per pound.

Is a full pound too much? You can also purchase Zephyr by the ounce HERE!

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Superfine Merino Wool Yarn 1 lb Cones

January 31, 2020

Superfine Merino, made from fine Australian wool is a soft, elegant yarn. It has traditional uses in creating garments of the highest quality. It is a true luxury yarn. This yarn will felt when agitated in lukewarm water: this makes it ideal for uses in deflected doubleweave structures! Dry clean or hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry.  

Is a full pound too much? You can also purchase Merino by the ounce HERE!

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Superfine Merino Wool Yarn by the Ounce

January 31, 2020

Sold by the ounce – one, two, or more ounces at a time. Don’t need a full pound? Then this is exactly what you’ve been waiting for! Each ounce is $9.00.  You tell us how many ounces of each color you would like, and we will wind it just for you!

Superfine Merino, made from fine Australian wool is a soft, elegant yarn. It has traditional uses in creating garments of the highest quality. It is a truly luxurious yarn. This yarn will felt when agitated in lukewarm water: this makes it ideal for uses in deflected double weave structures! Dry clean or hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry.  

(Still want a full lb (16 oz)? You can get a great deal right HERE!)

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Zephyr – Wool and Silk Yarn by the Ounce

January 23, 2020

By the ounce- one, two or more ounces at a time. Don’t need a full pound? Then this is exactly what you’ve been waiting for!

This luscious yarn combines the beauty of silk with the warmth of wool to produce a yarn that is lightweight and lustrous.  We currently stock it in 2/18 weight yarn. Approximately 315 yards per ounce. (Approximately 5,040 yards per pound)

(Still want a full lb (16 oz)? You can get a great deal right HERE!)

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Advancing Blues Shawl Yarn Collection

January 17, 2020

We have assembled the yarns to make Mary Berent’s Advancing Blues Shawl as shown in Handwoven’s Lookbook:  Loom Theory:  8-shaft Shawl Collection 2019 from Long Thread Media.  We have collected the Zephyr yarns you will need to make the shawl…you will need to purchase the instructions from Long Thread Media. Click Here for the instructions:  Loom Theory: 8-shaft Shawl Collection 2019 from Long Thread Media.  The instructions as written make 1 shawl.  We have assembled the yarn for either 1 or 2 shawls.

Photos by Caleb Dane – Good Folk Photography, courtesy of Long Thread Media.

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Maine Line Wool Yarn

September 20, 2019

The Maine Line is a worsted, 100% medium grade wool yarn.  This wool yarn is fabulous for both scarves and sweaters, and works well either woven or knitted. We have it available online in 3/8  Sport Weight in 50 g skeins.  We are currently expanding this line, and some colors may take 10 days to ship.

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Jaggerspun Merino Collection

September 20, 2019

We’ve put together some of the most popular colors of Jaggerspun Superfine Merino into collections!  And by purchasing the collection, you will save 10% on each cone.

Each of these collections are ready to be a warm and fuzzy scarf, shawl, or anything you can dream of wearing.  The yarn is soft enough to put next to your skin.

2/18 lace weight, approximately 470 yards per cone.

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Scarves that Go Bump Kit

September 20, 2019

This kit contains enough yarn to weave 2 delightfully textured scarves (approximately 8” x 59” after washing).  The combination of merino wool and mercerized cotton yarns in both warp and weft produce a fabric that has a bumpy 3-dimensional texture.  These scarves look fabulous with a braided or twisted fringe edge, and adding a beaded edge can make these scarves twinkle!  These scarves should be just the beginning of your love affair with things that go bump in the night!

Listen to the Loon! Difficulty level for this kit is Intermediate to Advanced (Two fish). This is a Four or Eight harness kit. 

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