Yarn information

  • Brand::
    Go Handmade
  • Content:
    40% Tencel, 60% Bamboo
  • Weight:
    50 g (1.8 oz)
  • Length:
    App. 210 m (230 yds)
  • Recommended needles:
    2.5 mm (US 1-2) - 3.0 mm (US 3)
  • Gauge:
    30 -32 stitches to 10 cm/4"
  • Yarn Weight:
    Fingering, Sock
  • Washing:
    Machine wash 40 °C (104°F) / Do not tumble dry / Lay flat to dry
  • Hashtag:
    #hobbiitencelbamboofine

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Tencel Bamboo Fine

Fingering, Sock40% Tencel, 60% Bamboo

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5 11% $5.80
7 16% $5.46
10 27% $4.77

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Tencel Bamboo Fine is a delicate and soft yarn, with a silky sheen.
The yarn is amazingly delicious, and feels beautiful in the hands, whilst knitting or crocheting.
In addition, the yarn is strong and holds its shape.

Tencel Bamboo Fine consists of 6 threads that each consist of 2 threads - which means a total of 12 threads. It can be compared to its slightly thicker ‘sister yarn’, Tencel Bamboo Double, which consists of a total of 18 threads. 

If you want to knit with two strands, you will get this gauge: 26 -28 stitches to 10 cm/4"


Info on the material ‘Tencel’:

What is it?
Tencel is an ecologically sustainable organic material, made from wood chips primarily from beech and eucalyptus trees. The trees are FSC certified and the wood chips originate from the natural thinning of forests and as byproducts of other timber production.

Tencel is the most sustainable material made under excellent environmental considerations.

Tencel’s uniqueness.
The fibres’ composition from beech and eucalyptus make the Tencel material really comfortable against the skin. The fibre’s smooth structure makes the yarn softer than silk and smoother for the skin than wool and cotton, and is also super absorbent.

The thread can be more loosely spun in some places than others, which is a natural part of the thread’s character. The finished result is so lovely.

Children will love the Tencel Bamboo yarn!
It would be difficult to find another yarn so gentle and soft against the skin as the Tencel Bamboo yarn - Children will definitely be delighted with the feeling against the skin.


Please note that while the label indicates hand wash under washing instructions, you can machine wash your garments at 30°C (86 °F) without a problem. It can also happen that the ball band will state a different recommended needle size, than what we recommend on this website.

Find patterns for the yarn here: Patterns (18)

KIMBERLY

I was intimidated by this yarn when I started working with it, because it is so very slick. However, the feel is amazing, so I kept working with it until I got the right crochet hook (my 4mm inline hook) and my tension right (winding around and through my fingers), and once you get that just right, it glides so smoothly and works up very quickly and easily! I am making a shawl at the moment, but plan to buy more of this to make a summer sweater, as it has a truly lovely feel, and will be a nice, cool addition to my summer wardrobe.


Alex

It is SO SOFT and feels like silk. I'm making a baby dress with it. It has a good amount of stretch/spring to it. It does split a little when working with it, and because of the stretch it's a little hard to keep my tension consistent, but that's probably because I'm relatively new to working with tencel. It has a lovely sheen to it and the colors are absolutely gorgeous. I bought the rose, vintage rose and light rose. Both the rose and vintage rose have a slight purple/blue hue to it, where the light rose is much more pink.


Marianne

Since Prism yarns - Delicato was not distributed (nor manufactured) anymore I was on the search for what seemed the "holy grail" i.e. Tencell yarn. I was sooooo happy to find the Tencel/Bamboo yarn at Hobbii. When it arrived I promptly decided to order some more. It feels like pure luxury, knits lovely and drapes fluidly.
You made my day...no, you made my future addiction if you keep on producing this yarn.


Lee Germaine-Young

I love this yarn! It is everything you could want. Beautiful drape, excellent texture and the sheen makes you believe that it’s a $300 sweater. It’s my new favorite yarn! ❤️ I bought enough for 2 of the deep back with sleeves sweaters.
I would like to also mention that the package arrived in less than ten days and I could track it all the way to my mail box. Very happy customer.


Amy

I was a bit surprise when i first recieved it. I admit i didn't read the description before purchase so was expecting the bulky 1 pound yarn since it looked so big on the picture but after using it, omg i can say this is the best yarn ive ever mistakenly bought. About to get 10 more balls and start on a new project. If you haven't or is contemplating on getting it, i recommend.


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Yarn information

  • Brand::
    Go Handmade
  • Content:
    40% Tencel, 60% Bamboo
  • Weight:
    50 g (1.8 oz)
  • Length:
    App. 210 m (230 yds)
  • Recommended needles:
    2.5 mm (US 1-2) - 3.0 mm (US 3)
  • Gauge:
    30 -32 stitches to 10 cm/4"
  • Yarn Weight:
    Fingering, Sock
  • Washing:
    Machine wash 40 °C (104°F) / Do not tumble dry / Lay flat to dry
  • Hashtag:
    #hobbiitencelbamboofine
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