Brown Sheep Cotton Fine knitting yarn is a unique blend of soft Pima Cotton and Merino Wool. It is durable, as to be expected from cotton, but has the elasticity from the wool. With so many colors to choose from this yarn is perfect for a lacy hoodie or a... Read More
I am a fiber artist that tries to primarily use natural fibers in my projects. While there are many yarns out there that add in acrylic for a durability with wool, by far this Brown Sheep gives a better yarn by combining with cotton. I am making a blanket with this yarn. Yes it being a fingering weight it takes time, but have been putting sections together, filling them, and the result is beauty, softness, strength. I do recommend reading label that says wash a head of time if going to combine colours, just in case there is any residual dye left in yarn. That should actually #1 rule in using any yarns, fiber, cloth colour combinations. I did not have an issue, used a dye catcher (and was only residual amount in it).