Common questions

Where is Plymouth yarn from?

Where is Plymouth yarn from?

Made in Peru. Take flight into the stratosphere while you knit with yarn that feels like an actual cloud!

What ply is Plymouth Encore yarn?

3- ply
Encore, offers a great value for the crafters that demand the highest quality. Loved for the Machine Wash and Machine Dry, the extensive array of colors and proven dependability for decades. Bouncy 3- ply incorporates just enough wool for a fleecy feel.

What weight is Plymouth Homestead yarn?

Heavy Worsted

Weight: Heavy Worsted
Gauge: 16 sts / 10 cm (4″)
Balls: 100g; 175m (191 yds)
Styles: Solid colors
Price: $$$$$

What is Fair Isle yarn?

EYB Fair Isle yarn is a plump, Superwash Australian Wool blend. This easy-care yarn creates stripes and checks as you knit! It is a fun, machine washable choice for garments and accessories. Great for beginning sock knitters, 150g cakes.

What weight is Plymouth Yarn?


Fiber Content 75% Acrylic/ 25% Wool
Gauge 4.5-5 sts = 1″ on US 7-8; suggested 7-H hook
Weight/Yardage 100g/200yd
Care Machine Wash Warm, Dry Low
Country Of Origin Turkey

What is Caron Yarn?

CaronĀ® Yarn is well known for their yarn Simply Soft which is one of the most favorite yarns in the Caron family. This is a staple yarn like Red Heart Super Saver but is softer. On a scale from 1 (roughest) – 12 (softest), Simply Soft ranks a 9 on the Knitting Warehouse Softness Meter.

What weight is Plymouth Encore yarn?


Fiber Content 75% Acrylic/ 25% Wool
Weight Worsted
Gauge 4.5-5 sts = 1″ on US 7-8; suggested 7-H hook
Weight/Yardage 100g/200yd
Care Machine Wash Warm, Dry Low

Where is berroco yarn made?

North Smithfield, Rhode Island
Now operating on the site of the old Lonsdale Cotton Mill (1904) in North Smithfield, Rhode Island, Berroco continues the family tradition, providing quality textiles by continually adapting to the changing needs of the times.

What is the difference between intarsia and Fair Isle knitting?

In Fair-Isle knitting, both yarns are carried across the whole row, and each yarn is used in different stitches throughout the row. In Intarsia knitting, different pieces of yarn are used to knit separate blocks of color of any size, for example, a yellow duck on the front of a blue baby sweater.

What weight is Encore mega yarn?

Super Bulky Weight, Acrylic Wool Yarn. Each skein is 64 yards, 100 grams; 75% acrylic, 25% wool; 2 stitches to 1 inch using US 15 knitting needles.

Is Caron yarn being discontinued?

Yes, Caron Simply Soft Eco has been discontinued and is no longer available. What kind of information were you looking for about it?

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