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Encore Worsted

Encore, our most popular yarn to date, is loved by all!


Encore Worsted

Yarn Content: 75% Acrylic, 25% Wool
Yarn Gauge: 5 sts = 1″/US8 needle
Yarn Length: 200 yds/100g ball

The softest, most versatile yarn in the whole yarn market, Encore Worsted is known by name nationwide. Boasting over 150 colors, this is the go to yarn for any project. Our durable blend of Wool and Acrylic is machine washable and dryer safe. Babies, Kids, and Adults can wear this yarn comfortably.

Our patterns are immense for this yarn- it is so versatile in many, many designs from the simply stockinet to the advanced cabling patterns.

JoAnne, our Creative Director, has been designing easy blankets for babies, kids, teens, and adults. Her secret to quick knitting? Use Encore Worsted double stranded with size 13 knitting needles for an effortless, rewarding result! You can find these pattern books, #636, #638, and soon to be released #644 at a yarn shop near you.

One of our knitters, Laurie, has made a toy dog using Encoreencore-worsted-dog-21. pattern information is available here

5 Comments so far
  1. by Catherine

    On December 9, 2009 at 11:28 am

    That dog is just darling!

  2. by Janet

    On April 26, 2011 at 10:04 pm

    Is there a pattern available for Lauries dog? I LOVE IT!

  3. by Runell

    On October 12, 2011 at 8:31 am

    I would love to have this pattern as I want to knit this dog for my grand children that stays abroad. Pretty please!!

  4. by Diane Lastowsky

    On March 25, 2014 at 7:15 am

    Pease let me know where to get this pattern!!!!

  5. by Allison

    On April 25, 2014 at 7:32 am

    It was a Ravelry pattern, there’s a ton of great ones on there!

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