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Fiber Content: 100% Pima Cotton
Weight: Bulky
Knitting Gauge: 3 - 3.75 sts = 1" on #10 - 11 needles (6.0mm-8.0mm)
Crochet Gauge: 8–11 sc = 4'' on K-M hooks (6.5mm - 9mm)
Yards: 120
Grams: 100
Put Up: hank
Care: Hand Wash/Dry Flat

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Sale! Billow

$5.59 - $6.99 100g / hank  Original Price: $6.99

Billow is all about creature comforts: oversized cowls and wraps, lazy weekend pullovers, and cozy blankets that hug you back. Eight plies of super soft pima cotton create a thick and thin texture for a feel that is both rustic and modern all at once. A bulky weight yarn, Billow works up quickly while the luxuriously soft feel makes it the perfect treat for those with sensitive skin. With a contemporary and sophisticated palette that spans 13 stunning colors, Billow’s cloud-like softness is sure to tempt your needles and hooks to cast on your next project right away.
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5 out of 5 stars

I absolutely LOVE this yarn! The “inconsistency” others have mentioned is what makes it amazing! The simple stitches end up looking so beautifully rustic. Also, the yarn washes great and feels so soft and squishy.

5 out of 5 stars

I read in other reviews that people don’t like the thick and thin quality of the yarn, but that is actually one of the things I like most about it. It gives it a rustic, homespun look when knit in stockinette. I also appreciate how soft it is. I have Wool sensitivities so it’s great to find a plant-based yarn that I can substitute for bulky knit patterns.

4 out of 5 stars

I really love cotton yarn, but was scared to try Billow with such mixed reviews. I finally gave it a shot when I needed something bulky for a quick knit and it's won me over. It is very soft and fluffy and does shed a little, though my first 2 skeins barely shed at all. Each skein is a bit different in how thick/thin the sections get, which actually makes for a more even looking finished knit, but can be a surprise when it suddenly gets VERY thin and especially when those thin sections pool together. You should know going in that you will have to wind it slowly (I did it by hand with the skein open loosely around my knees), it might shed a bit, and it has thin sections (which is clearly stated in the description), but it's also one of the softest, most billowy yarns you'll ever use, and the finished product, though it might pill some, will feel lovely to wear.

2 out of 5 stars

I didn't mind the thick and thin texture of the yarn; it adds variety and a vintage feel to the project. I made a Knit Picks shrug specifically made with this yarn and my problem is it stretched out so much when I wore it that I almost threw it in the trash the first time I wore it. I am a fairly new knitter so I had no idea that this was something cotton did. I've decided to make rip out my work and make a charity scarf out of it, but I won't buy it again.

1 out of 5 stars

The yarn is beautiful and feels lovely, but it’s super inconsistent with thin spots every 4-5 inches.

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