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Soy or bamboo yarns???

Posted by sheilajoyce (My Page) on
Tue, Jan 15, 08 at 2:30

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


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RE: Soy or bamboo yarns???

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


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RE: Soy or bamboo yarns???

Soy and bamboo make wonderful soft socks!

Tami


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RE: Soy or bamboo yarns???

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)


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