Trailhead Yarns Crew

$ 42.00

In 2016, a life changing wool allergy had Samantha of Trailhead Yarns looking for non-wool options. As she noted the lack of quality options... A product was born! Trailhead Yarns believes in creating beautiful non-wool yarns that everyone can enjoy. 

Appalachian Trail features 65% cotton and 35% nylon. This fingering weight is great for sweaters and all your knitted accessories and garments. Hold it double for a great marled DK weight project.

These Crew boxes each include 5 mini skeins of Appalachian Trail. Each mini skein is 25g and 108 yards.


Fiber: 65% Cotton/35% Nylon
Weight/Length: 25 grams, 108 yards/99 m each mini. Your box includes 5 minis, 1 of each color. 125 gm, 540 yards total.
Gauge/Needle Size:  28-32 sts = 4 in/10cm 
Care: Machine wash cold, tumble dry low


"Adventurer Cowl" by Ambah O'Brien

Ambah is one of our Season 6 Knit Star Masterclass Teachers, and her patterns never disappoint! You can knit her "Adventurer Cowl" using 1 Trailhead Crew box for the short version, or two Crew boxes for the long version.

The pattern can be found on Ravelry, and includes both written and charted instructions for the lace. Suitable for an advanced beginner, the project begins with a provisional cast on, is worked flat, on the bias. A 3 needle bind off joins the ends together.    

Short (Long)
Circumference: 24.5 (49)“/62 (124.5) cm
Height: 11”/28 cm

Gauge: 32 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches in ADVENTurer Cowl Lace
Also check out our coordinating full skeins of Appalachian Trail, and our Labrador T kits, which each include 1 Crew box and 1 coordinating full skein.