2015-2016 Recommended Yarns
Other Recommendations
Our volunteers often ask for guidance on which yarns to choose. 

Below is a selection of yarns that we can recommend.  Please note:
  • If your yarn isn't listed here, please contact us to ask if it can be used
  • Please tag any hat that includes wool or animal fibers.  Tags are available on our Guidelines page
  • Hats should be 16"-22" in circumference.  No preemie hats, please.
  • Our centers have advised that hats made from bulky weight yarns are too heavy and too warm; we kindly ask that lighter weight yarns be used.
  • 2nd Time Cotton
  • Baby Boo
  • Crock-O-Dye
  • Dungarese
  • Nautika
  • Pediwick
  • Sebago
  • Ty-Dy Cotton

  • Bambino - Be Sweet
  • Comfy Sport - Knit Picks
  • Comfy Worsted - Knit Picks
  • Cotton Tail  - Jil Eaton
  • Hush A Bye - Baby Bee
  • I Love This Cotton - Hobby Lobby
  • I Love This Yarn -- Hobby Lobby
  • Jeannie Worsted - Plymouth
  • Jeannie DK - Plymouth
  • Minnow Merino - Jil Eaton
  • Multi Cotton - Blue Sky Alpacas
  • Supreme Luxury Cotton - Wendy
  • Sweet Delight - Baby Bee
  • Worsted Cotton - Blue Sky Alpacas

  • Baby Soft
  • Cotton Bamboo
  • Cotton-Ease
  • Ice Cream
  • Cerro
  • Liberty Wool
  • Liberty Wool Lite
  • Mesa
  • All Seasons Cotton
  • Handknit Cotton
  • Softknit Cotton
  • Summerlite 4 Ply
  • Superfine Merino
  • Superfine Merino DK
  • Tetra Cotton
  • Merino VI
  • Merino VIII
  • Scoubi Du
  • Tonalita
     

  • 220 Superwash
  • 220 Superwash Sport
  • Avalon
  • Cherub Aran
  • Cherub Baby
  • Cherub DK
  • Fixation
  • Longwood
  • Longwood DK
  • Luna
  • Pacific
  • Pima Tencel
  • Pinwheel
  • Sateen Worsted
  • Sunseeker
  • Ultra Pima
  • Cotton Fair
  • Deborah Norville Everyday Soft Worsted
  • Eversoft
     
  • Baby Hugs
  •  Chunky Soft
  • Fashion Soft
  • Soft
  • Soft Baby Steps
  • Soft Touch
  • Unforgettable
  • With Love
  • Bamboo Pop
  • Cotton Supreme
  • Cotton Supreme Batik
  • Deluxe Worsted Superwash
  • Uptown Baby Sport
  • Uptown Worsted
  • Uptown Worsted DK
     

  • Comfort
  • Comfort DK
  • Comfort Sock
  • Floret
  • Maya
  • Modern Cotton
  • Vintage
  • Vintage DK
  • Weekend
  • Weekend DK
     
  • Longmeadow
  • Southwick
  • Goshen
  • Charlemont
  • Huntington
  • Valley Yarns Superwash
  • Valley Yarns Superwash DK

     
  • Perfection
  • Perfection DK
  • Saucon Sock
  • Tatamy
  • Tatamy DK
  • Tippy Toes
  • Baby Coordinates (Bernat)
  • Baby Sport (Bernat)
  • Cotton-ish (Bernat)
  • CottonTots (Bernat)
  • Dippity Dots (Bernat)
  • Satin (Bernat)
  • Simply Soft (Caron)
  • Softee Baby (Bernat)
     
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