A superb quality blend for big-stitch projects. This super-size natural yarn with the velvety and fluffy texture is suitable for blankets, pillows, quick-and-easy accessories, and other giant-large stitch creations. Soft, comfy, refined.
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FIBRE: 50% Alpaca Superfine, 50% Wool
YARN WEIGHT: Polar
TENSION: 10x10 cm (4"): 3-4 sts / 7-8 rows
NEEDLES: 25 mm (US № 50)
LENGTH: approx. 53 m / 58 yds
HANK WEIGHT: 400g
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PATTERN: BIG STS CUSGION (2 hanks Cascade Mondo) | Posted Jan 30, 2017: Cast on 24 sts using 15mm (US 19) needles, loosely knit 54-55 rows: K on the right side, P - on the wrong. Loosely cast off all stitches. Fold in half facing a wrong side. Use a 10-12mm crochet hook and any thick enough thread in similar colour to join sides. Along the length, join 2/3 of the edge. On the right side - insert a pillow into an opening (you can buy one in IKEA) and cast off the rem sts, or attach 2-3 big wooden buttons onto one edge - no buttonholes required, just insert each button in the middle of a stitch. Cushoin size: 48cm (19") x 38cm (15") x 6.5cm (2-1/2")
Price (CAD), 400g hank: $69.99
IN STOCK: 8010 Natural White (4 hanks), 8013 Dusty Brown (6 hanks), 8400 Pewter (6 hanks)
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Book 'Let's Get Chunky'.
Garment Care: Only hand wash with mild soap in cold water. Dry flat away from direct sun. No iron.