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Great Ideas: Beautiful Projects Using Our Onion Yarns

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Great Ideas: Beautiful Projects Using Our Onion Yarns

Gorgeous Onion Yarns are not familiar to many folks in the United States, though they are popular in Europe. Made with natural, unusual fibers and known for their softness and sheen, Onion's yarns are both luxurious and still reasonably priced. They are already one of our best-selling yarns! We wanted to provide inspiration on how to use our unusual Onion yarns, so we plumbed the Ravelry project pages to bring you beautiful examples of Onion yarns in action! Click on any photo below to go directly to the Ravelry project page! Nettle Sock: this is a fingering weight "sock" yarn that...

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Pretty Projects: Jess's Chesapeake Shawl

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Pretty Projects: Jess's Chesapeake Shawl

How lovely is this gorgeous shawl? The pattern is from The Chesapeake Needle, one of our favorite designers. You can find it here on Ravelry, along with my project page. The yarns are JOMA Yarns Sock-a-Rino in Cake for Breakfast, and Onion Organic Cotton in turquoise. Truthfully, this is supposed to be a two-skein shawl, but apparently, I'm unable to crochet anywhere near gauge. I mean, not even close. So after I ran out of sock yarn, I added the Organic Cotton. I wasn't sure if this was a good idea -- after all, mixing wool and cotton is not...

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