The Monday Yarn Update is ready for you! Today we added in:
Malabrigo Rios – A worsted weight yarn that is 100% Superwash Merino with 210 yards to the skein. Wonderful for sweaters and vests, shawls and scarves, hats and cowls. Shown below in Vaa and Cumparsita. Pattern ideas: Pedestrian Crossing Cowl, Worsted Boxy, The Amanda Hat, Flax, Tea Leaves Cardigan, and Abalone.
JulieSpins Silky 435 – A fingering weight yarn that is 50% Silk and 50% Superwash Merino with 435 yards to the skein. Julie has dyed this up in her signature gorgeous colors and it would be great for shawls, cowls and scarves. The silk in the base gives a little extra warmth and a little extra depth to the skein. Shown below in Red Maple and Waterlillies. Pattern ideas: Pimpelliese, Fremont Market, 435 Sideways Wrap, Light and Up, Artesian, and Noel.
Manos del Uruguay Alegria – A fingering weight yarn that is 75% Superwash Merino and 25% Polyamid with 445 yards to the skein. This has been popular for socks, as well as shawls, cowls and hats. You will love the fun color combinations! Shown below in Jacaranda and Otono. Pattern ideas: Brickless, Scylla, Multnomah, Lintilla, Nurmilintu, and Pretty Basic.
Manos del Uruguay Fino – A fingering weight yarn that is 70% Extra Fine Merino and 30% Silk. This yarn is soft and dyed up in a way that allows for complex, subtle tonal colors. Gorgeous for luxurious garments. Shown below in Fascinator and Damask. Pattern ideas: Eternidad Scarf, Churros, Martine Hat, Featherweight Cardigan, Frisson, and Vertex Cardigan.
Manos del Uruguay Serena – A sport weight yarn that is 60% Baby Alpaca and 40% Pima Cotton. The alpaca gives beautiful drape while the cotton provides year-round wearability. Shown below in Glacier and Alpine. Pattern ideas: Serena Shadow Shawl, Driftwood Tee, Marly, Chance of Showers, 22 Little Clouds, and Of the Moon.
Lorna’s Laces New Colors in Shepherd Sock, Solemate, and Shepherd Worsted. We have April Showers, Grasshopper, Lava Flow, Sandstorm and Thundercloud ready for you! Shown below in April Showers and Lava Flow.
Have fun picking out some new yarn and we’ll get your orders shipped right out!
Sheri and The Loopy Ewe Crew