Posts Tagged "yarn"

new year new yarn

Posted on Jan 6, 2013 in yarn | 0 comments

new year   new yarn

“Drift” to float or flow “Drift” is 2-plies of delight in sport weight yarn. With alpaca and angora in the mix of CVM wool you won’t want your knit project to ever end.   “Rimrock” strong and sturdy yet soft Rimrock is a 3-ply fingering weight yarn made from cvm wool and  fine kid mohair – thin and gentle for socks with enough strength for a well wearing heal. A beautiful yarn with soft halo that will give shawls and lace patterns an extra dimension making them especially unique.  

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Ashby Shawl

Posted on Jun 13, 2012 in cvm~romeldale sheep, patterns, yarn | 0 comments

Ashby Shawl

Wow, isn’t this beautiful? the Ashby shawl by Leila Raabe knit by Earth Girl using Roubaix Wool a fine cvm wool blended with alpaca   hand-dyed colorway Spicy Pumpkin http://ravel.me/Winterwind/a1   this round worsted 3-ply yarn shows off the wonderful texture in this shawl.   Earth Girl says “it feels lovely even at 80 degrees”   pattern found in Brooklyn Tweed’s Fall 11 Look Book   

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Dill

Posted on Jan 2, 2012 in yarn | 1 comment

Dill

  CVM wool/alpaca blend in 3-ply worsted wt. hand dyed on the farm in a warm mossy green. this yarn gets nicer the more you work with it, as the alpaca starts to bloom just a little, a subtle halo developes. wonderfully soft and warm this yarn will give an extra dimension to your garments.   becoming Lockhart Mitts by Liela Raabe Brooklyn Tweed Fall ’11 finished  Dill – for sale at http://www.etsy.com/shop/roubaixwool

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Blue Heron

Posted on Nov 8, 2011 in yarn | 0 comments

Blue Heron

100% American made from the rare CVM~Romeldale sheeps wool to the mill spun fingering yarn. This soft and lofty yarn has just the right amount of give to be delicate but is strong and defined in 3-ply with 15% nylon. From socks & mitts to hats & scarves, it’s the perfect yarn for your next piece of art. for sale on etsy www.etsy.com/shop/roubaixwool

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Currant

Posted on Sep 5, 2011 in yarn | 0 comments

Currant

luscious delicious Currant 85% cvm wool  15% nylon fingering 3-ply available for sale at www.etsy.com/shop/roubaixwool

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