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Swans Island All American Worsted Yarn

Swans Island All American Worsted Yarn

Swans Island All American Worsted Yarn
$23.95
All American is the perfect embodiment of rustic sophistication hand-crafted in the good ol' USA! It's a rich blend of alpaca fiber from small east coast farms and Rambouillet wool from the Erk Ranch in South Dakota. These high quality fibers are woolen-spun, meaning they are scoured, de-haired then carded and spun at an historic New England mill (the combing process is left out in order to give the yarn its rustic look). From there the yarn makes its way to Swans Island's Northport studio in Maine, where it's hand-dyed to perfection!

Gauge (sts. / inch):
4.25
Physical Weight:
80g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Wool  (view more)
Secondary Fiber:
Alpaca  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
75% Rambouillet Wool, 25% Alpaca
US Needle:
7
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Worsted (19-20 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
210    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island EcoWash Aran Yarn

Swans Island EcoWash Aran Yarn

Swans Island EcoWash Aran Yarn
$14.50
100% certified organic merino wool that has been gently treated with EcoWash, which enhances the wool fibers to prevent felting. The resulting yarn is soft in the hand and machine washable! All the dyes used are low impact with lots of tonal variation creating a gorgeous finished piece with so much depth!

Gauge (sts. / inch):
4
Physical Weight:
50g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Washable Merino Wool
US Needle:
9
Washing Instructions:
Machine Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Heavy Worsted/Aran (16-18 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
100    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island EcoWash DK Yarn

Swans Island EcoWash DK Yarn

Swans Island EcoWash DK Yarn
$14.50
100% certified organic merino wool that has been gently treated with EcoWash, which enhances the wool fibers to prevent felting. The resulting yarn is soft in the hand and machine washable! All the dyes used are low impact with lots of tonal variation creating a gorgeous finished piece with so much depth!

Gauge (sts. / inch):
5.25
Physical Weight:
50g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Washable Merino Wool
US Needle:
6
Washing Instructions:
Machine Wash  (view more)
Weight:
DK (21-24 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
140    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island EcoWash Sport Yarn

Swans Island EcoWash Sport Yarn

Swans Island EcoWash Sport Yarn
$14.50
100% certified organic merino wool that has been gently treated with EcoWash, which enhances the wool fibers to prevent felting. The resulting yarn is soft in the hand and machine washable! All the dyes used are low impact with lots of tonal variation creating a gorgeous finished piece with so much depth!

Gauge (sts. / inch):
6.75
Physical Weight:
50g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Washable Merino Wool
US Needle:
3
Washing Instructions:
Machine Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Sport (24-26 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
175    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island Natural Colors Bulky Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Bulky Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Bulky Yarn
$32.00
Swans Island's Bulky yarn is dyed with natural dyes in a labor intensive process that brings much joy to the dyer, the knitter and the environment. It results in beautiful yarns with lots of variegation that vary from lot to lot. The endurance, soft merino wool and eye-catching colors of this yarn make a great blanket, hat or sweater.
**PLEASE NOTE** Some of the colors are dyed with all natural Indigo. The dyeing process for indigo is quite different from other plant based dyes as the Indigo molecues sit on top of the fiber rather than penetrating into it. Because of this, it is the inherent nature of natural indigo dyed yarns to have some "rub off." Everything has been done to minimize this, but you may experience some color rubbing onto your hands or needles. All colors that are created using Indigo are identified with a special tag.

Swans Island has agreed to contribute a minimum of 5% of their gross profits from the sale of their Stitch Red product (Winterberry) to the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health in support of The Heart Truth® and women's heart health education and research.

Gauge (sts. / inch):
3.5
Physical Weight:
100g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Organic Merino Wool
US Needle:
10.5
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Bulky (12-15 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
130    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island Natural Colors Bulky Onesies Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Bulky Onesies Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Bulky Onesies Yarn
Regularly $32.00Sale from $19.20
These Onesies are first quality yarn but contain small inconsistencies that distinguish them from the rest. Many of the skeins came out too light or too dark in the dyeing process, so color variation in general is a factor. There are also skeins with dots where drops of another color got on them, or white patches where the dye couldn't get to the yarn due to the string being tied too tight.

Swans Island's Bulky yarn is dyed with natural dyes in a labor intensive process that brings much joy to the dyer, the knitter and the environment. It results in beautiful yarns with lots of variegation that vary from lot to lot. The soft merino wool and eye-catching colors of this yarn make it great for a blanket, hat or sweater.
**PLEASE NOTE** Some of the colors are dyed with all natural indigo. The dyeing process for indigo is quite different from other plant based dyes as the indigo molecules sit on top of the fiber rather than penetrating into it. Because of this, it is the inherent nature of natural indigo dyed yarns to have some "rub off." Everything has been done to minimize this, but you may experience some color rubbing onto your hands or needles.

Gauge (sts. / inch):
3.5
Physical Weight:
100g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Organic Merino Wool
US Needle:
10.5
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Bulky (12-15 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
130    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island Natural Colors Fingering Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Fingering Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Fingering Yarn
$32.00
This incredible fingering weight yarn is dyed with natural dyes in a labor intensive process that brings much joy to the dyer, the knitter and the environment. It results in beautiful yarns with lots of variegation that vary from lot to lot. The generous 525 yards per skein is enough to create an exquisite shawl.

**PLEASE NOTE** Some of the colors are dyed with all natural Indigo. The dyeing process for indigo is quite different from other plant based dyes as the Indigo molecues sit on top of the fiber rather than penetrating into it. Because of this, it is the inherent nature of natural indigo dyed yarns to have some "rub off." Everything has been done to minimize this, but you may experience some color rubbing onto your hands or needles. All colors that are created using Indigo are identified with a special tag.

Gauge (sts. / inch):
8
Physical Weight:
100g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Organic Merino Wool
US Needle:
3
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Fingering (27-32 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
525    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island Natural Colors Lace Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Lace Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Lace Yarn
$24.00
Swans Island Natural Colors Lace yarn is spun at a historic Maine mill, then hand-dyed with all natural dyes. Minimal processing makes this rich yarn incredibly soft. Each hand-crafted batch of yarn has unique variegated tonalities. Made of 50% merino wool and 50% silk. The ample yardage and soft touchability makes this a great choice for light shawls.

Gauge (sts. / inch):
7.25
Physical Weight:
50g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Secondary Fiber:
Silk  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
50% Fine Merino Wool, 50% Tussah Silk
US Needle:
3
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Lace (33 sts or more/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
550    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island Natural Colors Worsted Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Worsted Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Worsted Yarn
$32.00
5-6 skeins of this incredible hand dyed, worsted weight yarn is perfect for a pullover or cardigan. It is dyed with natural dyes in a labor intensive process that brings much joy to the dyer, the knitter and the environment. It results in beautiful yarns with lots of variegation that vary from lot to lot.

**PLEASE NOTE** Some of the colors are dyed with all natural Indigo. The dyeing process for indigo is quite different from other plant based dyes as the Indigo molecues sit on top of the fiber rather than penetrating into it. Because of this, it is the inherent nature of natural indigo dyed yarns to have some "rub off." Everything has been done to minimize this, but you may experience some color rubbing onto your hands or needles. All colors that are created using Indigo are identified with a special tag.

Gauge (sts. / inch):
4.5
Physical Weight:
100g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Organic Merino Wool
US Needle:
9
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Worsted (19-20 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
250    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator

Swans Island Natural Colors Worsted Onesies Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Worsted Onesies Yarn

Swans Island Natural Colors Worsted Onesies Yarn
Regularly $32.00Sale from $19.20
These Onesies are first quality yarn but contain small inconsistencies that distinguish them from the rest. Many of the skeins came out too light or too dark in the dyeing process, so color variation in general is a factor. There are also skeins with dots where drops of another color got on them, or white patches where the dye couldn't get to the yarn due to the string being tied too tight.

Five to six skeins of this incredible hand-dyed, worsted weight yarn is perfect for a pullover or cardigan. It is dyed with natural dyes in a labor intensive process that brings much joy to the dyer, the knitter and the environment. It results in beautiful yarns with lots of variegation that vary from lot to lot.

**PLEASE NOTE** Some of the colors are dyed with all natural Indigo. The dyeing process for indigo is quite different from other plant based dyes as the Indigo molecues sit on top of the fiber rather than penetrating into it. Because of this, it is the inherent nature of natural indigo dyed yarns to have some "rub off." Everything has been done to minimize this, but you may experience some color rubbing onto your hands or needles.

Gauge (sts. / inch):
4.5
Physical Weight:
100g  (view more)
Primary Fiber:
Merino Wool  (view more)
Specific Fiber:
100% Organic Merino Wool
US Needle:
8
Washing Instructions:
Hand Wash  (view more)
Weight:
Worsted (19-20 sts/4 in)  (view more)
Yardage:
250    Knitting Calculator  View Knitting Calculator


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