Just in: New colours from Spud & Chloe and HiKoo January 22, 2014 – Posted in: New in Store

Spud & Chloe – Sweater

Spud & Chloe has just added four beautiful colours to their Sweater line.  Composed of 55% superwash wool and 45% organic cotton, this worsted-weight yarn works for a huge variety of projects from sweaters to blankets to winter accessories.

  • Weight: 100 grams
  • Approx: 160 yards/146 meters
  • Needle Size: Size 7-9/4.5-5.5 mm
  • Gauge: 4-5 sts per inch

To see the full range of Sweater colours – click here.

HiKoo Simpliworsted


Simpliworsted is a perfect all around heavy worsted/aran weight yarn. A superwash merino blend – this lovely and practical yarn comes in a wide range of vibrant colors. With the addition of these six, we now have 36 colourways in stock.

  • 55% Merino Superwash, 28% Acrylic, 17% Nylon
  • 140 yards per 100 gram skein
  • 4 sts per inch on US 10 / 6 mm needles

To see the full range of Simpliworsted colours – click here.
We are also now stocking Michelle Hunter’s latest book – Building in Color – a follow-up to her very popular Building Blocks!
“Building in Color” is another carefully designed sequence of patterns aimed at introducing knitters to the wonderful array of stitches and techniques used in color knitting.  All of the techniques are supported with the free online video instruction that you have come to rely upon from me. Learn to expertly manage multiple colors while creating a gorgeous sampler blanket ? your own cuddly work of art!
– Melissa