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08-08-2006, 11:25 PM
I have a pattern for a bath set, that I want to knit for a gift. It calls for Reynolds Morocco yarn, worsted weight. It is a linen/cotton blend. This yarn is unavailable where I live, and I was wondering if a 100% cotton yarn would do. If so, does anyone know of a soft one. I don't mind using lion, or Sugar and Cream for dishcloths, but I think a bath mit, and cloth should be softer. Any suggestions?

08-09-2006, 11:40 AM
I love (and am currently using) Blue Sky cotton for flower washcloths (http://whimsicalknitting.blogspot.com/2006/05/flower-power-washcloth-pattern.html).

08-09-2006, 08:41 PM
Is that the flower wash cloth pattern in the "Weekend Knitting" book? I love that pattern.

I found something by bernat, called cotton tots. It's really soft. I'm going to have to try the yarn your using. Did you order it online?

08-10-2006, 08:35 AM
Nope...it's Becka's own pattern. Cool, aren't they???

08-10-2006, 12:54 PM
They're beautiful! It takes such talent to be able to design. I may have to try to make some of those.