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New type of scarf yarn
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Jul 21, 2012 19:13:15   #
I am looking to find a new type of yarn that makes into the lacy scarfs. It looks like a silky type of fabric. I saw it make up and is really cute, but don't know where to find it. There is also a "yarn" that looks like lace and is knit into boa type scarves as well. Can anyone tell where I can find it? Thanks Dee
Jul 21, 2012 19:50:28   #
I found the yarn I was looking for. It is called tecido trico and it is made by Circulo. Go to this web site to learn all about it.
Jul 22, 2012 03:45:40   #
Ms. Tess
Thanks Dee. I have some Bernat Twist and Twirl and am making a scarf with it. It doesn't have that light lacy look that I was seeking but makes a denser warmer kind of scarf while still looking pretty and delicate. I found out that there is another kind of yarn as well that makes great scarves. It's called Sashay yarn. There are some ICE yarns that can be used as well I think. Good Luck, patience is the key to getting the yarn to lay straight and make beautiful scarves =)
Jul 22, 2012 07:51:50   #
mary maxim has one that looks like lace it's called frill seeker and katia triana hope this is what you are looking for
Jul 22, 2012 09:22:49   #
I have done over 10 scarves with the "yarn" from Circulo Tecido Trico. It is an organza type fabric with holes at the top that you knit with. It comes in many animal prints as well as florals. I love working with this fabric. It is very easy to work with and works up very quickly. I plan to post some of the scarves I have made with Circulo. They also have a lace "yarn" that a friend of mine made which also worked up beautifully and quickly. I have checked and none of the lys in my area carry it. Knitting Paradise does not carry it and Sashay is a different kind of scarf yarn (I have made many scarves with Sashay also). I have purchased Circulo from Knitting Fever but it is the most expensive price for the "yarn" ($23) and has the highest shipping; Jimmybeanswool charges less ($20) and their shipping is reasonable but I have found to be the most reasonable at $14.99 per skein - $7 - $5 less than Knitting Fever or Jimmybeanswool and has very reasonable shipping. Linniedarling is a pleasure to work with and shipments are received within a few days. She also corresponds quickly with you directly be email if you have any questions. Happy knitting!!
Jul 22, 2012 09:43:00   #
The correct address for Linniedarling is []
Jul 22, 2012 11:34:01   #
I purchased a lot at Webs in Ma. You can order online and they ship. They have the silky strips and the lacy ones . You can view online. The two different types knit or Crochet together and look beautiful. I love working with them both. I saw skirts and blouses made with them also. But cannot find the patterns. Good luck. Be ceeatve.
Jul 22, 2012 14:41:33   #
I just got Sashay yesterday at JO ANNs for only $4.59.....
Jul 22, 2012 16:31:47   #
senior gal
This yarn is in the current Vogue Issue. I went to South Carolina for a yarn show and saw it at Yarn Paradise for $23.00 they only had a few in animal prints.Thank you for all your info. Iwant to buy some, I do like Jimmy Bean,but will check your tips. Thanks.
P>S> In the Vogue pictures it is used on a store bought sweater as a trim at the neckline and sleeves. I have the
black sweater for this look.
Jul 22, 2012 17:46:34   #
Thanks for all your help. I did a search and found that I can purchase the "yarn" that I was looking for in a couple stores that are not too far from where I live in Mich. The yarn shop that is in my hometown isn't carrying it yet. Happy knitting
Jul 22, 2012 18:02:04   #
I am not sure if this is what you are looking for. But Starbella knits into a lacy scarf. I have made about 7 of them and have give a few away as gifts. Everyone loves them. You can get the yarn at ACMoore. In fact I think it is on sale this week. Or they sell it at Michaels too.Hope this helps.
Jul 22, 2012 19:16:25   #
It's $23 on line, plus shipping; my LYS has it for $20. So check around.
Jul 22, 2012 19:56:22   #
This new yarn is actually polyester ?3" ribbon with holes punched out evenly on the top. It makes a cute, summery scarf. 32.5 yds. is $20. Very pricey, yes! They have animal and floral prints. Jimmie Beans carries it.

Jul 22, 2012 21:29:05   #
IndigoSpinner (a regular here)
logicfrog1 wrote:
mary maxim has one that looks like lace it's called frill seeker and katia triana hope this is what you are looking for

Mary Maxim has 5 or 6 pages of this kind of scarf yarn. The commercial names are too many to list.

I've also seen a selection of brands of this kind of yarn at JoAnn's, so I'm assuming they're probably readily available in most stores that carry yarn.

Look around. A ball of the stuff looks like a ball of very thick ribbon yarn.
Jul 23, 2012 00:47:23   #
Also try Red Heart for their beautiful "RUFFLY" ..NOT the netting type...they have free patterns and a kewl video to teach is for a lei scarf...really pretty.

I just ordered one skein in each color...waiting excitingly for it to be delivered.
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