Yarn Reviews

Yarn Review: Lion Brand Color Made Easy

Looking for a high-quality, #5 bulky acrylic yarn?  Lion Brand Color Made Easy is a great choice!  Watch my review video for my opinion of this yarn, including a comparison to a similar, more budget-friendly substitute.

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Yarn Review: Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering – Multi & Kettle Dyed

When I designed my Double Chevron Lace Scarf Pattern, I needed a warm, machine washable, fingering weight yarn with good stitch definition to highlight the lace pattern. I wanted the stitch pattern to shine. I didn’t want to use a multicolored yarn that would distract from the stitch pattern, but I didn’t exactly want a solid colored yarn, either. I decided to try Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering in the Kettle Dyed Delphinium colorway, which seemed to be just what I was looking for. It was the perfect yarn for my scarf. In fact, I loved it so much that I bought several more skeins (and will probably buy more in the future). So here’s my review of the Knit Picks Hawthorne Yarn.

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