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MEGA CAKES

We all bow down to MEGA CAKES! We know you loved our Hot Cakes line – in fact, so much we had to re-order fast! In that spirit, we give you Mega Cakes which have also become a fan favorite. If you can even get past the out-of-this-world spray dyed colors you will find Mega Cakes is Plymouth Yarn’s bulky favorite Encore Mega in a cake put up!  This yarn is made for us in Turkey. This yarn is versatile because it is machine washable and dryable. Perfect for outer wear and baby blankets. The self-striping makes this cake MEGA....

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Andes Socks

Andes Socks from Plymouth Yarn Our amazing yarn from Peru Our newest sock weight yarn really takes sock yarns up a notch! This self -striping Peruvian blend of fine merino superwash wool, alpaca and nylon yields 384 yards of vibrant color! We are so pleased with this sock weight yarn that we source with our partner mill in Peru. It is a hybrid mix of fibers and features 20% FS Alpaca which provides good temperature control for the wearer. It breathes due to microscopic air bubbles in the hair that makes the fiber. This allows for cooling in the...

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Welcome to Plymouth Yarn Magazine

Your home for creative ideas, news and happenings with Plymouth Yarn and our knitting community.  We are so honored to present our pride and joy – Plymouth Yarn Magazine. Plymouth Yarn Magazine will be your source for inspiration all things encompassing Plymouth Yarn. If you are looking for inspiration for your next project, kit idea to feature in your Local Yarn Shop, or free pattern you will find it here. Plymouth Yarn stocks over 100 yarns all of which are carefully sourced and polished to perfection. Each yarn has a story and an inspiration behind it. You will get...

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The Zoz Cowl

I have written before about how crazed I am about cowls.  And even though the air is warming up and spring is just around the corner- a good cowl is seasonless.  I found this cowl recently on Ravelry by a designer named Andrea Satterlund.  She even knit it in my favorite cowl yarn- Baby Alpaca Grande.  I absolutely love the geometric look of this stitch pattern. Here’s what Andrea writes about her design: I had a hard time coming up with a name for this pattern. I thought about calling it Zzzs because the stitch pattern looks sort of...

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Knitter’s Magazine Spring 2010

The upcoming issue of Knitter’s Magazine will feature a section on combining different weights of yarn in a single garment.    Jeannee Worsted and Jeannee DK are combined brought together in a lovely spring weight shell called Bayside Blue by Julie Gaddy.  The coordinating scarf finishes the garment beautifully. Knitter’s Spring 2010 will be on the news stand in early...

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