60 Quick Knits from America’s Yarn Shops
Everyone’s Favorite Projects in Cascade 220® and 220 Superwash®
The Ultimate Yarn Crawl!
60 Quick Knits From America’s Yarn Shops is part of the best-selling 60 Quick Knit series. It is a one-of-a-kind collection of patterns contributed by yarn shops form across America.
These imaginative and varied designs, from fashion accessories to home décor to baby garments. The patterns make perfect use of the multitude of weights and colors of Cascade 220® and 220 Superwash® from Cascade Yarns®.
And they reflect the taste, creativity and inspiration of knitters around the country. America’s favorite knits will inspire you to get creative, too!
What’s Inside 60 Quick Knits From America’s Yarn Shops?
About Cascade 220®
Cascade 220® is our longest-lived product, having been in our line for over 25 years. The yarn is made from Peruvian highland wool, which is a hybrid of fine-haired Merino sheep and Corriedale sheep.
The animals have long fiber wool with a lot of crimp. Peruvian highland wool works well for hand-knitting, as it offers some softness while remaining quite durable and lofty.
This hand wash staple is ideal for heirloom quality garments in addition to accessories and felted projects.
With a nearly unlimited color palette to choose from, you are sure to find the perfect color(s) for your next project!
About 220 Superwash®
60 Quick Knits from America’s Yarn shops also uses Cascade Yarns® soft, durable 220 Superwash® yarn. This light worsted/DK yarn 100% Superwash Wool. It is a natural fiber that is easy-care, meaning its machine washable and dryable.
Book Excerpt: Let’s Go On A Yarn Shop Hop
“You’ve loved the other books in our 60 Quick Knit series, and now we’re delighted to bring you 60 Quick Knits form America’s Yarn Shops, a unique collection of favorite patterns from yarn shops across the country – maybe even yours!
We invited shops to share popular designs by owners, employees, and customers. The result is an amazing assortment of time-tested knits, form accessories to baby items to home décor – something for every style and skill level.
The patterns all use yarns from the Cascade 220 and 220 Superwash lines, which are soft, durable, and affordable, with an unmatched range of solid and variegated colors.
The dozens of projects in this book combine the best of two worlds: America’s favorite yarns and America’s favorite yarn shops! ”
America’s Favorite Knits
60 Quick Knits From America’s Yarn Shops is unique in offering time-tested patterns from both Canada and the US using two of our most popular yarns:
60 Quick Knits From America’s Yarn Shops contains projects range of types (garments to home décor) —all in a range of skill levels so both newer knitters and advanced knitters all will find something to make.