Weight: Super Bulky
Knitting Gauge: 2.5 sts = 1" on 15 (10mm) needles
Crochet Gauge: 9 sc = 4" on m/N-13 (9mm)
Put Up: Ball
Care: Hand Wash / Dry Flat
Fluff of the Andes
The best of Peruvian Highland wool gets fluffed up a notch to become Fluff of the Andes! Peruvian Highland wool is a strong fiber that has an excellent balance of structure, loft, and drape, and it’s spun into a super-bulky, single-ply yarn that makes a dramatic statement. Use Fluff of the Andes to create fashion pieces, like sculptural sweaters, or use it for last-minute gifts and almost instantaneous accessories. Projects in Fluff of the Andes are as quick to finish as they are to start, making it irresistible to cast on with.
Fluff of the Andes comes in a selection of iconic Knit Picks colors, also found in the Wool of the Andes yarn family. Color options range from sophisticated neutrals to bold brights in a mixture of solids and heathers.
A light powder blue color with balanced undertones, Arctic is the pale blue of wispy clouds. Although it’s a lighter shade, it has enough saturation that won’t be mistaken for gray or off-white.
A medium shade of dusty slate blue, Baltic Heather is the color of cool ocean waters. This heathered shade has subtle bits of rust mixed throughout, which gives this color depth and interest. Baltic Heather will remind you of ships rocking on choppy seas.
Calypso is a vibrant turquoise blue color. Blue green in tone, Calypso reminds us of the sparkling blue and green colors that can be seen in the deepest parts of the ocean. It’s a lively color that will brighten up any wardrobe and looks great when used in color work.
Delft is a dreamy blue violet color. The heathered strands blend blues, reds and violets beautifully for the overall look that almost has an indigo or denim quality.
Fjord is an icy, misty blue color. A pastel blue with a grey undertone, Fjord is a heathered yarn that transitions from a light dusty blue to a medium turquoise for an overall water-inspired color.
Lake Ice is a hazy blue grey color. Like a twilight frost that glistens by the moonlight, Lake Ice adds a delicate touch to your projects with hints of blue and light grey.
Sapphire is a luxurious midnight blue color with a slight purple hue. Named after the gemstone Sapphire, this heathered blue shines with variable tones of blues and purples much like its name sake. A rich color that appeals to both men and women.
Aloe Heather is a sprightly light green color with heathered shades of subtle blue green and a light jade. Bright yet understated, this flora inspired hue will make a soothing color choice for little ones.
Aurora Heather is a deep emerald heather, with hints of bright Kelly green and a green that's so dark it's almost black. The depth of color provided by the heathered blend of different shades of green gives Aurora a rich and luxurious look to any project.
Cilantro is a vintage yellow-green color. The heathered strands transition from soft golden tones to olive and leaf greens for the overall mottled look.
Grass is a medium blue green with a slight yellow undertone. Similar to the color of summer grass and fresh green foliage, Grass is a wonderful color that complements yellow greens as well as darker shades of browns and blues.
Shire Heather is a cool and complex color that blends dark brown with heathered flecks of blues, teals, and mossy greens. This makes Shire Heather a very versatile color, allowing it to pick up hints of other colors that it is paired with. It would also work extremely well as a transition color from browns to blues or greens.
Buttercup bridges the gap between a true primary yellow and a unique, not-quite-neon shade of candied lemon. This exuberant shade will make the perfect accent color when paired with darker neutrals like Peacoat or Coal.
Caution is a bright golden yellow color with an orange undertone. This bold color will stop traffic when paired with rich browns and spicy oranges in your next color work project.
Like the inside of a grapefruit, Paloma is a bright pink with slight orange undertones, and it is very clearly pink when compared to some of our other coral shades.
Energetic rays of ripe tangerine meld with strands of safety cone orange, resulting in the bold, molten shade that is Solar Flare Heather.
Turmeric is a brownish, orange yellow color. Inspired by the golden tones of spices found in South Asia, Turmeric will become a favorite color to use in your fall wardrobe.
Cranberry is a deep vibrant red color. An absolute gem, Cranberry shines like a beautiful ruby does and will be a favorite to knit with and wear. Combine with luscious greens like Evergreen and Jalapeno for a festive holiday project.
Blush is a delicate, soft pink color with a slight bluish undertone. A light pink, it is a delightful color that looks beautiful when paired with other pastels as well as darker colors.
Rose Heather is a complex dark pink made by blending together red, purple, and a hint of white.
Indigo is an inviting combination of blues and purples that give you the overall indigo blue tone. Pair it with purples and violets to play up the purple values or with dark blues to bring out more of the blue tones.
Sweet Lavender’s name tells it all! It’s a sweet pastel purple with gray undertones, similar to the lighter color found on lavender blossoms.
Chocolate is a delectable rich brown color that makes us crave a yummy candy bar. A dark brown that works for both men and women alike. When paired with lighter neutrals and vibrant orange tones it shines for the office or weekend attire.
Mink is a light sandy brown color. Along the lines of a shade of khaki, Mink is reminiscent of the color of driftwood. Its heathered strands are beautiful with fluctuations of brown tonal values that are exquisite in sweaters and vests.
Coal is a classic ebony color. Not a true black, but is so close that it can be substituted where black is needed. An essential color to have in your yarn stash.
Cobblestone Heather is a dusty ashen grey color. The heathered strands add depth and texture with shades of lighter and darker grey tones throughout.
The natural, un-dyed fibers are a perfect blank canvas for your creativity- make whatever color your heart desires! This creamy hue is also fabulous on its own as a neutral or paired with other shades