Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 09-06-2007, 09:57 PM   #1
Turning the Heel
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 657
Thanks: 168
Thanked 45 Times in 36 Posts
Help-Fingering weight wool/silk yarn available in cones?
Hi. I am trying to find a fingering weight wook/silk blend fingering weight yarn available in cones (like Zephyr is) to knit my chuppah out of.

I have searched ravelry and the internet and have come up with nada.

Help me please!

If I cannot find anything, I will probably order two cones of Zephyr lace weight from Sarah's Yarns. It will cost around $80 for the yarn. I don't want to spend more than $150 max on the yarn, hence the cone option. If you can help me I will love you forever and find some way to reward you.


Or, what do you think of Zephyr, it seemed splitty to me, or at least the sample from Sarah's Yarns. Maybe it was just the sample? I was using Addi Lace needles, size 1.

I want a wool silk blend because I want it to be durable but soft and shiny looking. I want good stitch definition as well, so mohair is not a a good option.
My Blog:

KnittingDefender on Ravelry.

BostonBecca is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Got fingering weight yarn... N0obKnitter General Knitting 7 05-19-2010 12:29 AM
fingering weight, acrylic yarn... what should I do? Squirrel6s Pattern Central 3 02-02-2009 02:43 PM
Lace weight vs sock/fingering weight yarn Fleece Corps How-to Questions 2 10-08-2008 08:35 AM
Sox in fingering weight yarn... The.Knitter How-to Questions 3 03-15-2008 08:36 PM
fingering weight yarn birdbeaty General Knitting 7 12-29-2007 12:25 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:20 PM.