Rowan – all stocked up for Fall September 17, 2014 – Posted in: New in Store, Project Ideas, Re-stocked

Deliveries are rolling in every day now as the fall knitting season gets underway.  There are lots of new things arriving in addition to all the old favourites so if you haven’t been in to browse in a while, be sure to carve out some time in your schedule! Recent shipments include Cocoon, Felted Tweed DK, and Mohair Haze from Rowan. Mohair Haze is a new yarn from Rowan this year and we’re excited to start knitting with it!

rowan_mohair_haze1(Photo: Rowan)

Wonderfully soft and fluffy, Mohair Haze is both warm and light to wear. The colour palette includes sophisticated soft pastels mixed together with highlights of jewelled brights. This yarn can also be used for all Rowan patterns using Angora Haze however for every 1 ball of Angora Haze you will need approximately 1.5 balls of Mohair Haze.
Wool: 30%, Mohair: 70% / 25g / 102m / 28 sts per 4″

rowan_felted_tweedFelted Tweed DK is a lovely tweedy yarn with a felted look. It’s a beautiful blend of merino wool, alpaca and viscose. The rustic colour palette makes this yarn perfect for fairisles, striping and other colour work.
50% Merino Wool,  25% Alpaca, 25% Viscose / 50g /175 m / 22-24 sts per 4″

rowan_cocoonThis soft roving  yarn is a dream to knit. Made from a blend of merino wool and kid mohair, Rowan Cocoon creates beautiful textured and cable stitches and lovely striping and pattern effects.
80% Merino Wool, 20% Kid Mohair / 100g / 115 m / 14 sts per 4″

– Melissa