New in Store: Boku & Kudo December 15, 2011 – Posted in: New in Store
Plymouth Boku and Kudo arrived in store yesterday! Both of these yarns remind people of Noro yarn because of the beautiful transitional colour changes in long line self-striping shifts.
95% Wool, 5% Silk
50 g / 99 yards
4 sts per inch on 4.5mm (US 7) needles
A quick look on Ravelry reveals several patterns which showcase this yarn to perfection. Here are a few examples.
- Binah Bokharan Kippah / Kufi / Pillbox Hat by Leslie TikkunTree
- Lady Eleanor Entrelac Stole by Kathleen Power Johnson (Project / Photo credit: belgianwaffleknit)
- Noro Striped Scarf by Jared Flood (Project / Photo credit: E-I-OKnits)
- Boku Mitered Square Afghan by Plymouth Yarn Design Studio
55% Cotton, 40% Rayon, 5% Silk
100 g / 198 yds
4.5 sts per inch on 4.5mm (US 7) needles
Great for similar projects to Boku although not suitable for felting!
Project ideas from Ravelry: