News — yarn qualities

All colours of ggh Lacy back in store - plus some new colours added!

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Great news: All colours of ggh Lacy are back in store now. Plus we have added three new shades, bringing the total number to 24!

Check out our latest additions to the ggh Lacy range and be inspired by the many knit kits we stock for this yarn.

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Comeback for a natural fibre with a long history: nettle for knitting!

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What is nettle? Nettle fibres have a long tradition in the textile industry that reaches back into ancient times. 

Nettle has been used for millennia to make cords and ropes or weave them into cloth but was gradually forgotten when cotton and later acrylic fibres took over.

And now we are pleased to be able to offer you nettle as a knitting yarn! Pascuali Nepal, is a gorgeous blend of 60% cotton, 28% linen and 12% nettle. 

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Vegan cashmere yarn made from cotton

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Pascuali Suave is a highly unusual cotton yarn. It is a single ply cotton yarn that looks and feels like cashmere (literally!). 

Pascuali Suave is the perfect choice for vegans and people allergic to wool. Or for anyone who would love to try this amazing cotton yarn!

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Yarn of the week: ggh Lacy

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If you are looking for a yarn with a luxurious feel that is light and fabulous, then look no further: ggh Lacy  is perfect on all accounts. The winning combination of Merino and silk gives you a yarn that is soft and smooth with a silky sheen. 

We have added another beautiful pattern in this yarn for you - make sure you check it out!

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Sock yarns now available from ggh!

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Great news for all sock knitting enthusiasts: We have added two new sock yarns from German yarn maker ggh. ggh is known for their high quality yarns, and their sock yarn range ggh Elbsox is no exception. 

ggh Elbsox are available as single colour yarn ggh Elbsox uni or as a variegated "degrade" yarn ggh Elbsox 4 flow color with a long colour run. 

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