Berroco Lucca

$ 30.00

The yarnstory:

Berroco Lucca is a soft and buttery cotton and cashmere yarn from Italy, This luxury yarn knits into a fabric with excellent drape and superb stitch definition. 

The yarn:

We love this blend of cotton and cashmere that knits up at a worsted weight.  And the selection of patterns we've curated shows the wide range of projects that can be undertaken with this versatile, year-round yarn.

Fiber:  50% Cashmere, 50% Cotton
Weight/Length:  50 grams, 156 yds (143 m)
Gauge Designation:  Worsted
Needle Gauge: 20 sts x 28 rows = 4 in (10cm) on US 7 (4.5mm) needles
Hook Gauge:  17 sc x 19 rows = 4 in (10cm) on US 7 (4.5mm) hook
Care: Hand wash gently, lay flat to dry. 



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"Hayes" by Julie Hoover @juliehoover_design

Julie designed this scarf with bold stripes in a stitch pattern that resembles fisherman's rib or brioche but is modified to create a reversible fabric.  The clever pattern knits up quickly on size US 7 & 9 (4.5-5.5mm) needles. You will need 2 skeins each of Lucca for your MC and CC1, and one skein for CC2.  The pattern by Julie Hoover is available on Ravelry.

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"Delphine" by Amy Christoffers @savoryknitting

This light-as-air dickie knits up quickly in a simple 2x2 rib.  The finished size is 16 inches (40.5cm) wide by 10 inches (25.5cm) long, not including collar.  You'll need 3 balls of Lucca and size 6 (4mm) 16-inch (40cm) circular needles. The pattern by Amy Christoffers is available on Ravelry.

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"Basilia" by Amy Christoffers @savoryknitting

This reversible garter with eyelet scarf knits up quickly into a luxurious scarf that is sure to become a winter heirloom.  The scarf measures approximately 14 inches (35.5cm) wide by 64 inches (162.5cm) long without fringe and uses 6 skeins of Lucca and size 6 (4mm) needles. The pattern by Amy Christoffers is available on Ravelry.

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