Here's a quick guide to summer yarns........
Exotic Crazy Colours
Try this 25% wool, 75% acrylic - you will be pleasantly surprised at only $11.90 a 100g ball, it goes forever!
Fantastic patterns too - quite addictive
check out the naturally web site to see the range (link on the right side of the ddgoldhaby site )
Dolce Amore is from Filatura Di Crosa (Italian)
Its 4ply with about 180 meters
This 100% Cotton is plied and is Supersoft with strands of the highest-quality Egyptian cotton that are plied together to create the ultimate baby-soft cotton. Available in a wide range of solid pastels and brights that coordinate with Dolce Amore Prints.
Machine wash. Fantastic
Brilla is italian from Filatura Di Crosa
Some people rate it 4ply, but trust me, it is a dk knit on 4mm needles. About 110 meters and made of 58% Rayon
42% Cotton, This is The perfect summer DK-weight yarn iThis classic yarn with a subtle sheen offers a full spectrum of colours from light to high-fashion summer colours. Machine wash. Fantastic
Filatura Di Crosa Cristallo
Cristallo is a wonderfull gift for a knitter! or knit a beanie for a young one and they will adore it! The yarn has glitz and sequins plied with a cotton/acrylic blend. This yarn would make great accessories. Made in Italy. - 42% Cotton, 41% Acrylic, 17% Polyester
Size: 50g ball, Length: 120m (131yds), Needle Size: 4.5mm. 5mm
Garment Care: Hand Wash, Dry Flat