In short, the proof is in the knitting. Cascade Yarns remains a family business. Bob’s son Rob and his daughter-in-law Shannon purchased the business in January of 2011. Shannon and Rob continue to follow Bob’s mission of offering yarns that exceed expectations of both price and quality.
What are Cascade yarns?
Cascade Yarns® carries a wide array of products in lace to jumbo gauge and in a variety of fibers from machine-washable to fine luxury materials. Whether you knit, crochet, weave or felt, let the Cascade Yarns® catalog of fine yarns inspire your next hand-crafted fiber arts project.
Who makes the best yarn?
Top 12 Best Yarn for Crochets to Buy in 2021
- Red Heart Super Saver Jumbo Yarn.
- Mira Handcrafts 40 Assorted Colors Acrylic Yarn.
- Red Heart Super Saver Yarn.
- Caron Simply Soft Solids Yarn.
- Lion Brand Yarn 135-308 Hometown Yarn.
- Bernat Baby Blanket Big ball.
- TYH Supplies 20-Pack 22 Yard Acrylic Yarn.
- Caron One Pound Solids Yarn.
What ply is Cascade yarn?
Cascade 220 Superwash is a fabulous 100% wool that comes in an amazing range of colours, both solids and heathers. It is an enormously versatile yarn, machine washable and with a lovely soft hand feel. It can be worked up as an 8ply using a 4mm needle, or as a 10ply using larger needles.
Is Cascade 220 worsted weight?
Cascade Yarns 220 is simply one of our most popular yarns. This 100% wool, worsted weight yarn is available in an incredible selection of colors, including many beautiful heathers.
Can you feel a cascade 220?
220 yards of 100% Peruvian Wool yarn in hundreds of shades is ideal to felt with. Cascade 220 Wool Yarn makes the best warm jackets, hats, scarves, everything for warmth.
Is Cascade 220 a DK yarn?
Cascade 220 Superwash is one of Cascade’s most popular yarns. This light worsted/DK yarn is crafted from 100% Superwash Peruvian Highland Wool, meaning it’s machine washable, making it great for all ages and skill levels.
Is Cascade 220 yarn itchy?
This yarn is very soft and not itchy. Superwash 220 is made of 100% superwash wool so it’s great for baby blankets, hats, or other fun projects that need to be washable. You can use this yarn wherever you need a worsted wool yarn.
What is DK yarn?
DK (Double Knit) is a light yarn, for example of 50 grams. DK yarns are thinner than Aran yarns and are often used for projects that require lightweight yarns, such as a summer sweater, cap, accessories or children’s clothing.
What is the easiest yarn to crochet with?
There are many, many different options for both animal fibers and plant fibers. You can crochet with everything from baby alpaca yarn to banana silk yarn. However, the three most common yarn choices for beginners are wool, cotton, and acrylic yarn.
Is ice yarn good quality?
YES!!! I think Ice Yarns is a great place to get a variety of high-quality yarns at affordable, budget-friendly prices. They have so many different fibers and yarn types to choose from, and every one of their yarns that I have looked at is priced much lower than similar yarns available in the US.