All things Botanical Yarn

Introducing Natural Fluff 4ply

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Introducing Natural Fluff 4ply

Botanical Yarn is so excited to introduce another new, fluffy and super luxurious base. Natural Fluff is 38% baby alpaca, 25% merino and 37% cotton. With 400m per 100g it will be an easy swap for most of your favourite fingering weight patterns. But with this new light weight, fluffy and soft base we wanted to highlight some patterns to let the yarn shine.  If you love suri alpaca but want something with a bit more substance to it, this base is for you! It has a fluffy halo similar to the mohair hair and suri alpaca lace yarns but...

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Introducing BOUCLE!

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Introducing BOUCLE!

We are so excited about this fun new yarn base, Merino Boucle! This yarn is 100% superwash merino and comes in at 220 metres per 100g, making it a DK weight yarn.  bouclé /ˈbuːkleɪ/ noun yarn with a looped or curled ply, or fabric woven from this yarn. "a bouclé sweater" Sophie has dyed a core collection for this yarn, which is now available to buy on our website!!  So that you are ready to get making as soon as your yarn arrives - here are some ideas of projects you can make with this new base.  **Disclaimer all links...

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Kickstarter Campaign

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Kickstarter Campaign
Kickstarter Campaign - Have Yarn Will Travel

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Blankets Blankets Blankets!

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Blankets Blankets Blankets!
Spring is the perfect time to start a blanket project. Work on it periodically and by next winter you will have a new cosy blanket to snuggle under.

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Book Club

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Book Club

Here's the books that we have read /listened to so far...   January 2021 book is The Long Thread by Jen Hewett. This book isn’t available on audible so for listeners / readers that like to listen to the book club - January’s audible book is Small Pleasures by Claire Chambers  December 2021 book was Midnight in Everwood by M.A Kuzniar  November 2021 book was Femlandia by Christina Dalcher  October 2021 book was Beautiful World Where are you by Sally Rooney  September 2021's book was Unsettled Ground by Claire Fuller August 2021’s book was The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett  July 2021’s...

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