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Sea Silk Yarn
What it is: A shimmering beautiful yarn made of 70% silk and 30% "Seacell" which is made from seaweed.
Example Shown: Hand Maiden Sea Silk
What it is: Yarn made from 100% cotton not only has the benefit of being a plant based fiber, but is great for warm weather knitting, those with wool allergies, is generally inexpensive and widely available.
Example Shown: Universal Yarn Cotton Supreme
What it is: With a silky texture and a gorgeous drape, another ideal yarn for warm weather.
Example Shown: Bijou Basin Ranch Bamboo Blend
What it is: A beautiful alpaca fiber that is undyed and is available in the natural colors of the animal. One of my favorites.
Example Shown: Cascade Ecological Wool in Latte