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Yarn information

Category Acrylic Yarn
Brand: Hobbii
Content 55% cotton, 45% acrylic
Weight 100 g (3.5 oz)
Length ca. 400 m (437 yds)
Recommended needles 2.5 mm (US 2) - 4 mm (US 6)
Gauge 22-26 stitches, 31 rows to 10 cm/4"
Yarn Weight Sport
Washing Machine wash at 40°C (104°F)


Twister Solid

Sport55% Cotton, 45% Acrylic


$9.49  From $7.80

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Soft, wonderful cotton yarn combined with acrylic which results in a lightweight and solid end product. The blend is similar to our lovely color changing Twister – same content, just one-colored.

If you like Twister, then the opportunities of making creative projects have just multiplied to infinity. Twister Solid is like a dear, little helper of 3.5 oz. (100 g). With this yarn on your needles/hook, you can add a one-colored edge to shawls and scarves. Or create stripes with Twister Solid, so you can prolong the color transition of twister. Or knit/crochet a blouse or cardigan in Twister and add one-colored sleeves or add a rib edge with Solid.

The possibilities are endless and we look forward to see what you will create with the yarn.

Originally, Twister Solid was thought of as an addition to Twister. But why play second fiddle!

Twister Solid is very well-suited for e.g. blouses and cardigans and other types of clothing. It does not have the same weight as 100% cotton, but it feels light and is soft and comfortable against the skin. Furthermore, it is ideal for kids’ clothing since it is easy to wash and stays neat.

Check out our popular Twister here.


PLEASE NOTE: Suggested knitting gauge is approx. 26 stitches x 35 rows with US needles size 2.5 (3 mm). On the yarn label it reads 22 stitches with US needle size 1.5-6 (2.5-4 mm). Twister Solid is a very flexible yarn which can be knitted tightly with US needle size 1.5 (2.5 mm), so you get a knitting gauge of approx. 28 stitches. You can also knit it looser with US needle size 6 (4 mm) and get approx. 22 stitches for e.g. extra soft shawls and scarves. Thus, you can experiment with the knitting gauge and easily vary it with various needle sizes depending on the project you are about to start. Try making a small gauge swatch of 4” x 4” (10 x 10 cm), so you can measure your knitting gauge before you start. Then you have the option to adjust it, so it matches the pattern or the gauge, you wish.

Besides this, another unfortunate mistake appears on the label. The yarn consists of 55% cotton and 45% acrylic. We apologize for the mistake!  

The Twister Solid colors are found in the following Twister variations:

101 is available in Twister 1, 2, 6, 11, 12, 19, 20, 21, 25, 29, 30
102 is available in Twister 2, 11, 12, 14, 17, 19, 21, 22, 28, 30
103 is available in Twister 2, 13, 17, 19, 20, 21, 23, 28
104 is available in Twister 2, 6, 11, 14, 22, 23, 31
105 is available in Twister 2, 6, 10, 15
106 is available in Twister 1, 3, 4, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 23, 40
107 is available in Twister 3, 7, 12, 14, 18, 20, 24, 25, 27, 35
108 is available in Twister 1, 4, 8, 9, 31, 37
109 is available in Twister 8, 9, 31, 38
110 is available in Twister 5, 7, 11, 16, 21, 25, 26, 32
111 is available in Twister 33
112no match 
113 is available in Twister 5, 6, 7, 11, 22, 30, 33
114 is available in Twister 9, 31, 34
115no match 
116 is available in Twister 9, 41
117 is available in Twister 3, 5, 18
118 is available in Twister 10
119no match
120 is available in Twister 5, 7, 26, 27, 36
121 is available in Twister 33, 36
122 is available in Twister 3, 8, 12, 18, 20, 24, 25, 35
123 is available in Twister 34, 35, 41
124 is available in Twister 20, 25, 39, 41
125 is available in Twister 13, 16, 17
126 - no match
127 is available in Twister 23, 30, 38, 40
128 is available in Twister 1, 8, 13, 16, 17, 34, 37, 38, 41
129 is available in Twister 4, 9, 24, 39
130no match

PLEASE NOTE that Twister and Twister Solid will never match up 100%, since they are dyed in seperate dye lots.

The yarn is OEKO-TEX® certified. Find more information about the certification on the OEKO-TEX® website

Find patterns for the yarn here: Patterns (14)

Debra Weir

Such lovely yarns, very soft !! I ordered some of the Twister Solids to edge the Big Twister yarn colors. I really appreciated the fact that they showed the color compatability using the twister solids with the bigger twister yarn. I'm making a few of the granny cardigans in various colors...I got the pattern on Hobbii's site..under pattern suggestions for the Twister yarn ..very easy and fast pattern and should be very cute when I get finished... I'm making cardigans for both my Aunt and cousin to take and wear this September when they take a trip to Ireland, and one for my Dad's wife to throw on , and lastly I will also make one for myself !! Very happy with the drape and softness of this yarn... I love the solid colors too..I got the dark grey, black, and lilac colors... So very pleased with this yarn, and the customer service will definitely buy again and again from Hobbii !! Lovely yarns !!


This yarn is beautiful! I know that it's meant to compliment the Twister striped cakes, but it was so lovely on its own I couldn't help but use it to make a gorgeous shawl. I love the easy to find center pull tab. The texture is amazing and worked up quickly for a fingering weight yarn. I got so many compliments on the color while working on this project. 1 skein was just enough for a small shawlette, but I'm so glad I ordered more because I already have some new patterns in mind for this yarn.


I am so happy with my purchase! Beautiful yarn. Beautiful colors. Accurately matches the colors online! It is so soft and appears to be a high quality blend! I am planning to use the solids to make Phoenix blanket by Hooked on Sunshine. I have searched all over the US for a cotton/acrylic blend that is lightweight too! I have finally found the best yarn for this project! Thank you for making a great yarn and having super sales prices!


I would definitely recommend this yarn. The color selections I choose were Twist Solid 113 Flamingo and 121 Cream. I wanted a light weight cotton and acrylic yarn combination. This yarn is so soft and great for a light weight sweater or baby baby clothes. I'm so happy with the yardage amount as well. I will be purchasing this yarn again.

E. corn

I had been using a Twister for a project and wanted to add some additional rounds with the same colors while being able to determine how much of what color. The Twister Solids worked perfectly! I love that Hobbii provided the information for me to determine exactly which Twister Solids I needed to match my project and they blend perfectly!

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Yarn information

Category Acrylic Yarn
Brand: Hobbii
Content 55% cotton, 45% acrylic
Weight 100 g (3.5 oz)
Length ca. 400 m (437 yds)
Recommended needles 2.5 mm (US 2) - 4 mm (US 6)
Gauge 22-26 stitches, 31 rows to 10 cm/4"
Yarn Weight Sport
Washing Machine wash at 40°C (104°F)

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