Soft Undyed Merino Jumbo Yarn- 7lb Special for Arm Knitted Blankets

Soft Undyed Merino Jumbo Yarn- 7lb Special for Arm Knitted Blankets

57 reviews

Paradise Fibers

2140-7LBS

Snuggle in with your own handmade cozy Arm Knitted Blanket, Chunky Scarf or Cowl using our Jumbo Yarn!

Our 7 lb special of Super Soft Merino Wool Jumbo Yarn is essentially unspun roving, meaning this yarn is super bulky and ideal for making arm knitted blankets among many other fun projects! Ideal... Read More


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Paradise Fibers Soft Undyed Merino Jumbo Yarn- 7lb Special for Arm Knitted Blankets Review
03/17/2020
I recommend this product

The BEST!

The absolute softest and best price around

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Shawn S.
United States United States
Paradise Fibers Soft Undyed Merino Jumbo Yarn- 7lb Special for Arm Knitted Blankets Review
03/07/2020
I recommend this product

Great to dye and Spin

Really love to work with this as roving, it takes dye very well and a delight to spin. Also use it for felting and making dryer balls.

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Dolores
United States United States
Paradise Fibers Soft Undyed Merino Jumbo Yarn- 7lb Special for Arm Knitted Blankets Review
03/18/2019
I recommend this product

Like running angel hair through my hands!

This was my first time venturing into the roving merino arena and I am hooked! So far I have mainly worked with jumbo chenille and this merino was softer than any chenille I have worked with. It takes some time to hand felt it, but it is so relaxing that I really look forward to every chance I get to work through it. I am now on my 4th order of this merino and can’t wait to make my way through it all!

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Shawn S.
United States
Paradise Fibers Soft Undyed Merino Jumbo Yarn- 7lb Special for Arm Knitted Blankets Review
04/04/2018

Oh so soft

Beautiful, cream color, works up into incredible creations!

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MaDonna W.
United States
Paradise Fibers Soft Undyed Merino Jumbo Yarn- 7lb Special for Arm Knitted Blankets Review
02/09/2018

Great product!

Blanket turned out absolutely beautiful!

DD
Diane D.
United States
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Product Details

Snuggle in with your own handmade cozy Arm Knitted Blanket, Chunky Scarf or Cowl using our Jumbo Yarn!

Our 7 lb special of Super Soft Merino Wool Jumbo Yarn is essentially unspun roving, meaning this yarn is super bulky and ideal for making arm knitted blankets among many other fun projects! Ideal for extreme knitting, a technique using giant needles and thick yarn to create high quality pieces such as blankets, throws, cowls, hats, and more!

Our Jumbo Yarn can be used for arm knitting and finger crochet and can be hand felted or machine washer felted. Items made with this yarn should be hand washed and laid flat to dry. Pre-felting the roving before knitting will reduce pilling in items made. 

We send our Jumbo Yarn to you in one continuous length - 7 lbs of fiber. 
21.5 Micron Merino Wool Roving
7 lbs is approx 170 yards.
Wraps Per Inch = 1
Stitches per Inch = 3
Recommended Needle Size = 30-40 mm
Length = 54.6 yards per meter

What you can make:
2-3 lbs of Jumbo Yarn will make a Chunky Scarf
4-5 lbs of Jumbo Yarn will make  30 x 50 Inches ( Cowls, Pet Beds, etc)
6-7 lbs of Jumbo Yarn will make 48 x 48 Inches (Blanket, Throw, Rug, etc)

Your results may vary depending on Gauge and Tension.

Watch the instructional videos below to learn how to make your very own from start to finish.

 

17 Best Ideas about Arm Knit Blankets




This roving will ship to you in ONE CONTINUOUS piece, free of vegetable matter, cleaned with carded preparation in roving form, ready to use on your GIANT pair of needles or your arms! You will be amazed at the high quality and extremely soft texture of this 64 (Bradford) count Merino. You can choose to slightly felt it (recommended) or use the roving as is.

Merino is one of the most vastly used wools in the industry because of its incredible warmth to weight ratio. Meaning it weighs less and warms more, while having moisture wicking properties and a fine micron count (21.5)  which creates smooth and incredibly soft projects. Perfect for ARM KNITTED BLANKETS! 

Click Here For a Super wash Version of this product.

Notice the minimal Pilling and Shedding? We used Non Super wash Merino Wool so that we could slightly felt the roving to resist pilling over time. Some pilling will occur. Pilling can be expected more frequently in the Super wash Version.