Soy or bamboo yarns???

sheilajoyce_gwJanuary 15, 2008

Has anyone used soy or bamboo yarn? How is it to work with, to wear, to launder, to last?

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I haven't used bamboo or soy but I have used corn yarn. Nice to work with -- like a wonderful cotton. I actually used it for dishclothes and they are very soft and launder nicely.

Cathy

    Bookmark   January 15, 2008 at 10:57AM
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tami_ohio

Soy and bamboo make wonderful soft socks!

Tami

    Bookmark   January 15, 2008 at 8:10PM
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jillcrewe

I'm just finishing a pair of soy/wool combo handwarmers, the yarn is very soft and seems to wear well, according to the washed and dried swatch. A friend knitted a pair of bamboo-cotton combo socks for me and I love them (the yarn is called Panda Cotton, there is also Panda Wool)

    Bookmark   January 29, 2008 at 10:38AM
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