Madelinetosh: DK and Chunky November 12, 2013 – Posted in: New in Store, Project Ideas

Nearly 20 boxes of Madelinetosh yarns have arrived over the last few weeks. In addition to Tosh Merino Light, we’ve also received new stock of Tosh DK and are happy to introduce Tosh Chunky to the store!

Tosh DK

Tosh DK is a hand-dyed 100% superwash merino wool, available in all of the Madelinetosh glazed solid colorways.  It works up at versatile light-worsted gauge and the soft yet structured quality of the fabric it produces makes it perfect for sweater and accessory projects. Machine washable.

Content: 100% superwash merino wool
Length: 225 yards / 206 meters
Gauge: 20 ? 22 sts / 4 inches
Suggested needle size: US size 6-7 / 4.0 – 5.0mm
Care: machine wash cold, air dry flat
Row 1:
French Cancan by Mademoiselle C (Project photo: flao64)
Super Easy Baby Blanket by Purl Soho (Project photo: 207pams)
Row 2:
Honey Cowl by Madelinetosh (Project photo: madelinetosh)
Bulle by Karen Borrel (Project photo: definKNITley)
Row 3:
Gramps Cardigan by Kate Oates (Project photo: nevernotknitting)
Tea Leaves by Melissa LaBarre (Project photo: bunnywatson)

Tosh Chunky

From the Madelinetosh website: “Tosh Chunky is a 100% superwash merino wool, available in all of our luscious glazed solid colorways. Working up at a versatile aran to chunky weight gauge, Tosh Chunky is perfect for heavier sweater and accessory projects. Each squishy soft skein is hand-dyed in small dye lots and machine washable.”

Content: 100% superwash merino wool
Length: 165 yards/151 meters
Gauge: 14-16/4 inches
(Note: We think this yarn may knit up a little loosely at 14 stitches and recommend using it at a gauge of 16 sts)
Suggested needle size: U.S. 9-10 or 5.5 6 mm
Care: machine wash in cold water, air dry flat

Row 1:
Golden Wheat Cardigan by Veera Välimäki (Project photo: merieb)
Licorice Allsorts Cowl by Casapinka (Project photo: casapinka)
Row 2:
Paper Lanterns Cowl by Sara Gresbach (Project photo: addiesma)
Kindling Season by Alicia Plummer (Project photo: lauraPNW)
Row 3:
Frosty Cables Mittens by Meeli Vent (Project photo: meka)
slouchy bubbles by tshep (Project photo: JamieK)

– Melissa