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Cute baby cardigan in Cotton Soft DK

Cute baby cardigan in Cotton Soft DK

Rellana Cotton Soft DK is an 8ply cotton-acrylic blend that is ideal for babies, children and people who are sensitive to wool. Cotton is well known for its great breathability, making this blend a much nicer and more comfortable yarn than pure acrylic - while maintaining the same ease of care as an acrylic fibre would! I tried this yarn with this ultra-cute baby jacket. I found working with this yarn very easy - it is very soft and doesn't split. You can wash Rellana Cotton Soft DK at 40 degrees in the washing machine. You can get the pattern for free from this fabulous crochet pattern...

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Made by you: Cardigan with Rellana Diamant

Made by you: Cardigan with Rellana Diamant

Faye sent us this beautiful photo of her latest work - a cardigan made with Rellana Diamant.  Faye said the cardigan is beautiful to wear and easy to care for - machine washable! Thank you so much for sharing, Faye! Pro Tip: Rellana Diamant yarn is a cotton yarn blended with viscose. Viscose is a natural material made from woody fibres such as bamboo, sugar cane or soy. Viscose yarns were 'invented' in the late 1800s as artificial silk. They look beautiful but depending on how they were manufactured, these yarns can be prone to splitting. Use sharp needles for Rellana Diamant as this...

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Crochet Baby Jacket - thanks for sharing!

Crochet Baby Jacket - thanks for sharing!

I was at the I Wool Knit stall at the annual Celebration of Wool fest at the Old Bus Depot Markets in Canberra last weekend when Toni from Canberra showed me this gorgeous baby jacket that she had crocheted from our ggh Volante yarn.  Isn't that just cute! I am sure the baby will appreciate that this is a very soft yarn. And Mum will love the fact that she can wash this gorgeous jacket in the washing machine. (Apparently, the jacket has even gone through the dryer unscathed, although I would probably not recommend doing that.) Thank you so much for sharing your...

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Thank you for sharing!

Thank you for sharing!

I am so excited to see the beautiful things you make from the yarns you buy from us. It is such a pleasure to see how much enjoyment you clearly get out of using our yarns, and I am always amazed by the variety of works that you make with the raw material that we supply. Look at these gorgeous shawls and blanket made by Liz from Victoria! Thank you so much for sharing!   Scarf made with M&K Eco-Baby Ull colour 184, petrol. Scarf made with Jo Sharp Alpaca Kid Lustre colour 857, Elderberry. Blanket made with ggh Linova in...

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