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09-25-2010, 11:42 AM
I have a project that desperately needs to get finished. BUT I am making it in chunky weight yarn. Apparently there is no such thing as plain yellow chunky yarn and I am completely annoyed. I've checked Herrschners and Yarndex and I'm at a loss. I ordered some via internet and recieved some that has a twisty texture- not what I wanted ! Please help if you have any normal chunky weight in baby yellow. Thanks
Jan in CA
09-25-2010, 12:25 PM
Bummer. I always order/buy an extra skein when I make a project so this doesn't happen.
Are you trying to match a specific color? It's going to be almost impossible to have it look the same no matter what kind you choose. Your best bet may to be to choose a coordinating color or a multi to go with it.
What fiber? What are you making?
I found this one.
09-25-2010, 01:04 PM
I belive Lionbrand makes a #5 (bulky) in their Jiffy yarn. It is a soft fluffy acrylic. In the past I have seen them in yellow and other soft colors. Go to their website and you should be able to find it.
09-25-2010, 03:15 PM
Check out the Lion Brand website ... I saw a couple of chunky yarn options offered in a solid yellow:
Depends what kind of yarn you need ... are you trying to match another yarn to finish a project? Or are you just looking for a chunky yarn offered in yellow because that's what you wanted to use?
09-26-2010, 01:55 PM
my favorite chunky yarn is Eskimo by garnstudio. I just looked it up: they do have a yellow. But it is pretty much a egg yoke yellow. That may be something but you have to see: