This is a number that’s assigned to each skein of yarn from the same batch of dye – or coloring process. My issue with that stems from the yarns description. Joann’s website description says what color is bark heather it’s good for charity work because of price point. This is true, however special care instructions can make it difficult for the people who receive items made from this yarn to care for them.
I’m a bit old fashioned and like to match my dye lots when possible, if this doesn’t matter to you than discount it. BTV and ILTY both have dye lots where Super Savers doesn’t. The price range and quality of Big Twist Value yarn would put it on par with RedHeart Super Saver , and Hobby Lobby’s I Love This Yarn brand .
You might have noticed that I have been reviewing this podcast a lot lately. The other is that they were all placed shortly before and after Christmas. With this one beginning placed on New years eve.
It is definitely the cheapest of the value yarns and it’s softness and color range make it an easy choice for any yarn fiend. The yarn I use is from Joann’s, it’s Big Twist. It’s a cotton blend yarn consisting of 85% cotton,15%polyester. The ball includes 131 yd/120m; 2.65oz/55g.
If you’re looking for smaller crochet projects, the Coffee Been Cup Cozy is a quick one that use the same worsted weight Big Twist value yarn. Here are some of our exclusively designed free crochet patterns using Big Twist’s Big Twist Natural Blend yarn. I’m not wealthy and this yarn was such a savior for my budget. If you decided on a yarn eater, like the waffle stitch or the alpine stitch, I’d pick up 2 skeins of the same dye lot just in case.
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The Grana is a textured washcloth crochet pattern that’s easy to make. This beautiful crochet cloth is a simple one row repeat, made with basic crochet stitches, so it’s great for beginners. The Emily Blanket is an easy, chunky blanket that works up quickly in Big Twist Natural Blend, a #6 super bulky yarn. This list includes Big Twist Yarn crochet patterns that are free! Many of these patterns are quick and easy, with a few larger patterns like blankets and garments in the mix.