You’ll have never felt something softer than our newest luxurious yarn; Scheepjes Bamboo Soft.
Soft and decadent with a gentle lustre, Scheepjes Bamboo Soft has the ultimate drape and sensual touch, providing all knitting and crochet projects an unmatched elegance.
Thanks to a stunning blend of 50% bamboo and 50% cotton fibre, produced using recycled wastewater, Scheepjes Bamboo Soft is an exceptionally breathable and moisture wicking yarn that will keep you cool in summer and warm in winter.
Scheepjes Bamboo soft has been created in a selection of 17 rich peacock colours carefully chosen to complement each other perfectly when combined in projects.
Due to the inherent benefits of bamboo fibre, this versatile yarn is ideal for making beautifully soft, lightweight garments, wearable accessories and home décor projects with an added touch of luxury. It is particularly suited to lacework knitting or crochet and filet crochet techniques.
- - 50% Bamboo / 50% Cotton
- - 50 grams = 150 metres
- - Needle/Hook Size: 3-3.5mm
- - Gauge: 10 x 10cm = 27 stitches x 33 rows
- - Yarn weight: Fingering
- - Available in a selection of 17 rich peacock colours
Why Choose Bamboo?
Besides the soft, luxurious touch of Scheepjes Bamboo Soft, bamboo fibre carries a world of additional benefits.
- One of the softest fibres on the planet, perfect for those with a sensitive touch
- Superior smooth drape
- Highly moisture wicking, keeping you fresher for longer
- Lightweight yet highly durable
But what about cotton?
When combined with cotton, bamboo fibre has even greater durability and strength, helping it to better withstand wear and tear and laundering. By making Scheepjes Bamboo Soft from a blend of 50% bamboo and 50% cotton fibres, we have combined the best properties of both fibres to offer you a premium yarn that can cater to the demands of modern life.
All new yarns deserve a fitting, new pattern, so Mark of The Guy With The Hook blog created the clever Shoji Pattern! This repeating motif designed using all ALL the colours from our new Scheepjes Bamboo Soft range offers you the ultimate flexibility of design. Create blankets small or large, a wrap or even a scarf! The possibilities are simply endless.
This design is made using the Overlay Crochet technique. It is suitable for advanced crocheters as well as ambitious beginners!
The Shoji Pattern is available for FREE on Mark’s blog.