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Cascade 220 Superwash Effects

Cascade 220 Superwash Effects is a 100% Superwash wool yarn which comes in a multitude of slightly variegated colors. This tonal, speckled yarn is not too busy, but adds huge interest to any knitted or crocheted piece. The yarn lends itself well to great outerwear projects, hats, sweaters and much more. It is soft and colorful. All of these colors look like they would go great with blue jeans and a nice comfortable relaxed day. Because this yarn is soft and springy, it holds a great stitch definition.

Cascade 220 Superwash Effects yarn is perfect for pieces that need to be washed in a washing machine, and can by tumbled dry on low in the dryer or laid flat/hung to dry. No worries about giving a child a gift with Cascade 220 Superwash Effects, as the yarn is strong and washable!

From the Cascade Website:

220 Superwash® Effects is in the same family as our most popular 220 Superwash® yarn. It's the same light worsted/DK, 100% Superwash Wool yarn with a subtle color changing variation that's sure to please. It is a natural fiber that is easy-care meaning you can machine wash and dry it! It’s great for all ages, and comes in a wide array of colors. From accessories and kids items to blankets and quick knits, this is the perfect yarn!


  • 100% Superwash Wool
  • Weight: 100 g (3.5 oz)
  • Approx: 220 yds (200 m)
  • Knitting Needle Size: US 6 - 7 (4.0 - 4.5 mm)
  • Knitting Gauge: 20 - 22 sts = 4" (10 cm)
  • Crochet Hook Size: G - H (4.25 - 5.0 mm)
  • Crochet Gauge: 13 - 16 scs = 4" (10 cm)
* Suggested gauge only. Yarn weight is based on Craft Yarn Council guidelines.


Suggested Care:

Machine Wash. Tumble Dry Low.
Store your masterpiece carefully; it may one day be a timeless family heirloom.

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