"Shetland Chunky" by Patons is an acrylic blend, bulky weight yarn. Made of 75% acrylic and 25% wool, it can be machine washed on a gentle cycle and dried flat. This bulky yarn is suited to making sweaters, cardigans, hats, mittens and scarves for men, women and children.
Fall 2008: Color Card 1
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Patons - Shetland Chunky - Fall 2008: Color Card 1
Saturday March 17 12:20:36 AM PST
Great yarn with which to learn -- Very easy to knit with no splitting, and the price is right. The acrylic content is very evident, however, and I wouldn't recommend it for a sweater. Makes wonderful hats, scarves, etc.