The trusted quality of Boston has an exciting new look, achieved by a colored polyester effect ply twisted around the classic solid color plies. Schachenmayr Boston Style has the same gauge as the Boston yarn, so existing designs can be easily knitted in either yarn or use the two together for great stripe effects. The slight increase in yardage is due to the lighter weight polyester effect yarn.
Boston is a 24-ply “milifilli” yarn which comes in a wide range of trendy and classic shades. It is quick to knit and crochet and is an ideal choice to show off highly textured patterns - for example cables, twisted stitches or knit-purl textures. Best of all, one skein of this bulky weight yarn goes a long way! Machine washable and easy-care.
The 100% acrylic Bravo all-purpose mid weight yarn is one of the most famous from the Schachenmayr range - which is not surprising since it comes in a broad palette of colors, is machine washable and has a great price/performance ratio. A versatile yarn, it works up quickly and economically for all kinds of knitting and crochet projects. Especially famous for cute Amigurumis!..
Highland Alpaca is our sophisticated extra-bulky, soft and natural yarn made from a blend of super-fine alpaca and pure virgin wool. Highland Wool from the Andes gives this yarn its exclusive and superior qualities: hard-wearing yet soft and with excellent temperature regulation when worn. Quick and easy to knit, it is ideally suited for elegant warm garments with the fashionable “big knit” look. The perfect yarn for classic designs and fashion accessories.
Schachenmayr Lumio, the super-trendy yarn with the reflective thread, now available in the lighter summer version! This blend of cotton and acrylic is perfect for warmer days - the yarn is a great choice for all kind of outdoor accessories like hats or lightweight scarves. Wear Lumio Cotton at night, and you'll shimmer in the dark as the yarn reflects the light around you, whether moonlight or electric!..