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Back in stock Isager Japansk Bomuld Hillsborough Yarn Shop

Back in stock Isager Japansk Bomuld Hillsborough Yarn Shop

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Though the Isager Japansk Bomuld palette is small, there are plenty of intriguing color trios available – here are a few to consider.

I'm making a Churchmouse “Alexandra's Airplane Scarf” as a shop sample, so I've spent some time with this unusual yarn. I cast on with this eye-catching ...

Look for more pattern inspiration on our Lace weight Pinterest board, and come by the shop to see Japansk Bomuld itself!

Look for more pattern inspiration on our Lace weight Pinterest board, and come by the shop to see Japansk Bomuld itself!

Look for more pattern inspiration on our Lace weight Pinterest board, and come by the shop to see Japansk Bomuld itself!

Though the Isager Japansk Bomuld palette is small, there are plenty of intriguing color trios available – here are a few to consider.

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Japansk Bomuld is a lustrous lace weight cotton tape, with 344 yards per 50 gram ball. It was one of Isager's new yarns last Spring, and remains one of the ...

Hello, Isager Japansk Bomuld.

Acadia is a DK weight blend of merino, alpaca, and slubs of silk. The silk takes the dye differently than the other fibers, giving most colorways a rustic, ...

We've seen all manner of “Stole” variations, and whether they're knit in the pattern's recommended nine shades or a kaleidoscope of unique combinations, ...

We have a few new patterns for Japansk Bomuld, from Danish designers Annette Danielson and Mette Winge – more on those soon.

Alpaca 1 is a lace weight yarn made of 100% alpaca which is spun in Peru. Often, Isager patterns pair this yarn with Isager Spinni, Tvinni, Highland, ...

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Isager Tweed is a fingering weight, single-ply yarn composed of 70% wool and 30% mohair, with 220 yards on each 50 gram skein. Like any classic tweed, ...

There are many other things to knit with Alpaca 2, of course; here are a couple of ideas from knitters we know, a bit of show and tell.

There are many other things to knit with Alpaca 2, of course; here are a couple of ideas from knitters we know, a bit of show and tell.

Just as often, Alpaca 1 is knit, crocheted, or woven on its own, for lightweight garments that are fuzzy and warm. Consider Silke K.'s free “Arnhem Loop,” ...

There are many other things to knit with Alpaca 2, of course; here are a couple of ideas from knitters we know, a bit of show and tell.

Back in stock: Fibre Company Acadia. Yarn ShopYarn ...

Jensen Yarn is named for Danish knitwear designer Ase Lund Jensen, the subject of Marianne Isager's latest book. It's a DK weight wool sourced and spun ...

Shibui Vine: DK weight, paper, cotton, silk.

Kelbourne Woolens Perennial: fingering weight, superwash merino, Suri alpaca, nylon.

We hope everyone is staying safe and warm and doing a bit of stitching while it snows, and we'll see you when it's safe to open the shop again.

Our supply of this special yarn had dwindled, but happily, a shipment arrived earlier in the week to fill our shelves again.

We usually keep around 110 colors in stock, an awe-inspiring selection that we display in big trays, so you can see them all clearly. Because the yarn is so ...

Isager Alpaca 2 is a light fingering weight blend of merino wool and alpaca, with 275 yards on each 50 gram skein. Our seasoned “Stole” sample has hung on ...

... back in print and back in stock after a long absence – Susie Haumann's All You Knit is Love is full of baby knits in Isager yarns, ranging from rustic ...

Marsha kindly knit a swatch for us in a range of needle sizes, showing how it behaves in stockinette stitch – look for it in the basket with the yarn.

This is a lovely example of Alpaca 2 in a lace pattern, a very good match of yarn and pattern, indeed.

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Here is Carribeth's “Spectrum,” another soothing knit in stockinette. She paired Alpaca 2 with a matching shade of Alpaca 1 to create the slightly ...

Tukuwool Fingering: 100% Finnish wool.

Winnie knit this “Feathers” shawl with Alpaca 2, and has already come back for more of the same to knit another.

Look for more pattern inspiration on our Lace weight Pinterest board, and come by the shop to see Japansk Bomuld itself!

... and the fine gauge, while lovely on its own, suggests the many possibilities for yarn mixing. Imagine Japansk Bomuld knit with Isager Alpaca 1, Spinni, ...

Brooklyn Tweed just released two new marled shades in Shelter and five in Loft, and we're delighted to have them here at the shop!

Hello, Isager Bomulin.

Alpaca 1 is a lace weight yarn made of 100% alpaca which is spun in Peru. Often, Isager patterns pair this yarn with Isager Spinni, Tvinni, Highland, ...

We've long been admirers of Davies' writing and knitwear design, and keep a variety of her books in stock here at the shop. Since she started her own line ...

Like Ultra Wool and Ultra Wool DK before it, Ultra Wool Fine is a 100% superwash wool that's soft, sturdy, and economical. Ultra Wool Fine is a fingering ...

Back in stock: Fyberspates Scrumptious Lace.

The shop is buzzing with excitement about the “Roadside Beanie,” Shetland Wool Week's featured pattern for 2019. Nancy will be teaching a class on it, ...

Germantown is a North American sourced yarn with a story to tell, a recreation of a classic wool that had been produced in Germantown, Pennsylvania, ...

Schoppel-Wolle Crazy Zauberball is a fingering weight yarn that slowly changes from one color to the next several yards at a time, so that whatever you're ...

We offer a 10% discount on Shibui yarn purchased for our featured sample until the end of the month.

Vine is a unique combination of 41% paper, 31% cotton, and 28% silk. The texture is notable, too – a flat yarn wrapped in lustrous, overlapping threads.

Thanks to Carribeth, Winnie, and countless others who start their projects here at the Hillsborough Yarn Shop – we love to see what you're working on!

The bright fuschia and heathered chartreuse fit right into the existing Alpaca 2 palette, but brighten it up a bit–perfect for spring knitting or crochet.

Along with the whimsical variegated colorways of Hand Paint Sock Yarn, we were drawn to Misti's Tonos Carnaval. Both fingering weight yarns are composed of ...

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All You Knit is Love is filled with simple, classic designs for babies ages 0-18 months.

Brooklyn Tweed Arbor is a 3-ply DK weight yarn composed of 100% Targhee wool. Like Brooklyn Tweed Vale and Peerie, it's worsted-spun, and skein-dyed in ...

Come by the shop to see garments from No. 11, No. 12, No. 13 … , a collection of knit and crochet patterns from Danish designers using Isager yarns.

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Back in stock: Schulana Lambswool.

Bomulin is a light fingering weight blend of 65% cotton and 35% linen, with 231 yards per 50 gram ball.

Helga Isager's new book is here! Let's look inside Stitches.

All You Knit is Love Trunk Show.

We've kept Cascade Ultra Pima in stock for a few years now, a lustrous, machine-washable, mercerized cotton in a wide range of saturated colors.

Selku is a sport weight, 3-ply blend of 50% silk and 50% merino wool. The silk content makes it slinky and shiny, while the wool brings elasticity.

We've also seen Emily Ross's “Haruni” knit in Scrumptious Lace, with extra repeats ...

Pastels, neutrals, and muted jewel tones are at the forefront in every Isager yarn, ...

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It's made with two skeins of Shibui Rain, a DK weight mercerized cotton unlike any mercerized cotton we've seen. Its silky lustre and chainette construction ...

Plant Fiber is composed entirely of plant fibers, as you might have guessed: 70% ramie, 15% bamboo, and 15% hemp. It comes in 165-yard, 50 gram balls, ...

... for a stitch that's prominent in the pattern; a cabled pullover is named “C6 (Cable 6),” for example, and a stockinette raglan is named “YO ( Yarn over)” ...

From May 5th – 27th, all in stock Elsebeth Lavold and Louisa Harding yarns and pattern books will be deeply discounted. Look for 30% discounts on single ...

Dream in Color Pop Up! Club: March. Yarn ShopColor ...

New patterns for Isager yarns.

Kathryn wove this incredible guitar strap on an inkle loom, using Isager Bomuld and Jamieson's Shetland Spindrift.

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Her focus in this book is on embroidery and embellishment, pointing out that both knitting needles and sewing needles ...

Come by the shop to before May 26th to try on “Torrent” and get Shibui Rain at 10% off to make one of your own!

Look for the book on our teacart, and find Isager yarns in the lace, fingering, and DK weight sections here at the shop!

Often, Isager patterns pair this yarn with Isager Spinni, Tvinni, Highland, or Alpaca 2, to make thicker fabrics and unique color or fiber blends.

Come by the shop to plan your warm-weather knitting! We look forward to seeing you there.

We picked up a couple new single patterns for our Isager pattern binder, too – come by the shop to peruse the whole thing, and see all our Isager yarns ...

Come by the shop to see Vine and other Shibui yarns – we keep Pebble, Cima, Silk Cloud, Lunar, Staccato, Reed, Birch, Twig, Fern, Rain, Echo, Maai, ...

Kate Davies Designs Àrd-Thìr: aran weight, highland wool and alpaca.

Malabrigo Washted: worsted weight, single ply, superwash merino, hand-dyed.

Sometimes they are used individually, sometimes together.

Back in stock: Isager Alpaca 1.

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... always to the talented knitters who shared their work here today, and to everyone who starts their projects with a trip to the Hillsborough Yarn Shop.

K (Knit) aims to encourage new knitters to grow their skills, and features elegantly simple designs in Isager yarns, mostly sweaters with a few accessories.

KPPPM is a fingering weight superwash merino, hand-dyed in vibrant colors by mother/daughter team Maie and Taiu Landra on their farm outside of Toronto, ...

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As usual, these designs are knit with Isager's own yarns, most of which are available here at our shop – Anne has been passionate about the Isager yarn and ...

Back in stock, show and tell: Malabrigo. Show And TellYarn Shop

Thanks to Amy, Margie, Linda, and countless others who start their projects here at the Hillsborough Yarn Shop – we love to see what you're working on!

Happy to report that Marie Wallin's Shetland is back in stock!

This intricately cabled garment was designed by Michele Wang for Brooklyn Tweed and knit with ...

We always look forward to seeing new patterns for Isager yarns, especially from the Isagers themselves.