Summer is the right time of year to try new fibers. Set your wool aside (temporarily, of course!) and cool off with linen, silk and cotton. Explore intriguing constructions that add exciting texture to your knits with our summer yarn collection!
Mojave blends cotton and linen for a yarn that's strong and soft. It knits up beautifully at 5.5 to 6.5 stitches per inch into a lightweight, three-season fabric. Shown in fuschia, raspberry, plum brown, mauve.
PATTERN IDEAS FOR MOJAVEbeginner: Bonnie Slide by Taiga Hilliardintermediate: Rift by Jacqueline Cieslakchallenging: Tegna by Caitlin Hunter
Reed's chainette construction makes this 100% linen yarn softer and easier to knit than ones you might have used in the past. The colors have a subtle shine that adds to the beauty of the finished pieces. Shown in caffeine, bone, white, ash & tar.
PATTERN IDEAS FOR REED beginner: Octave by Erin Duffy intermediate: Otherside by Melanie Berg challenging: Calyx by Isabell Kramer
Koan's fingering weight blend of linen and silk is light and strong. The knitted fabric has magnificent drape for soft, flowing accessories and garments. Shown in suit.
PATTERN IDEAS FOR KOAN beginner: Marled Stripe Shawl by Loop intermediate: Acacia by Shellie Anderson challenging: Zinone by Andi Satterlund
Quinoa is a thick and thin cotton yarn with a nylon binder that gives it a pebbled texture and subtle marl. Knit at a DK weight of 5 to 5.5 stitches to the inch, it yields a soft fabric with incredible texture and drape. Shown in leaf. fennel, millet & mushroom.
PATTERN IDEAS FOR QUINOA beginner: Easy Folded Poncho by Churchmouse Yarns intermediate: Castaway by Elizabeth Smith challenging: Caravel by Amy Christoffers
Farro uses cotton and nylon in a unique construction that creates a fabric with subtle texture and marl. Light and soft, it's a wonderful choice for summer knits. Shown in blood orange, viola, apricot, golden, copper & earth.
PROJECT IDEAS FOR FARRO beginner: Boneyard Shawl by Stephen West intermediate: Yume by Isabell Kramer challenging: Oneida by Alison Green
Made with paper, cotton, and silk, Vine's innovative construction knits into a crisp, shimmery fabric with a subtle texture. Shown in shore, blueprint, suit & twilight.
PROJECT IDEAS FOR VINE beginner: Mitchell by Sivia Harding intermediate: Leonie by Julie Weisenberger challenging: Bolan by Leila Raven
SUMMER SWATCH SAMPLER
To help with your yarn summer yarn experimentation, we've put together a Summer Swatch Sampler! Each set includes 5 grams of each of the yarns above and swatching instructions.
Get yours today and get swatching!
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