Yarns for baby knits usually come with a specific set of attributes to be met:
- Machine Washable (for the inevitable)
- Soft to the touch (Soft fibres that wont irritate sensitive skin )
- Light as a feather ( Light and breathable yarns )
Shop all of our selected baby yarns perfect for any baby blanket or garment!
Rico Baby Yarns
The beautiful variegated colours make Rico’s Baby Dream DK a dreamy yarn to knit for babies. This acrylic and polyamide yarn is easy to care for, versatile and durable, machine washable, as well as lovely and soft. Suitable for any DK pattern, Baby Dream would be ideal for baby’s jackets, booties, blankets and bonnets.
Blend:50% Polyamide 50% Acrylic
Needles: US 6 (4mm) – US 6 (4mm)
Crochet Hooks: F (4.00mm) – F (4.00mm)
Ball Weight: 1.8oz
Yarn Length: 133yds (122m)
Gauge: 22 stitches, 28 rows to 4″
Cascade Anchor Bay
Anchor Bay is an easy-care yarn created in Superwash Merino wool and cotton. It has a wide-range of earthen colours and a supple, light-weight texture. Anchor Bay has great stitch definition plus ultra-soft making it perfect for accessories, summery tops, children’s garments, and baby blankets.
- 50% Cotton / 50% Superwash Merino Wool
- Weight: 100 g (3.5 oz)
- Approx: 262 yds (240 m)
- Knitting Needle Size: US 6 – 7 (4.0 – 4.5 mm)
- Knitting Gauge: 20 – 22 sts = 4″ (10 cm)
- Crochet Hook Size: E – 7 (3.50 – 4.50 mm)
- Crochet Gauge: 15 – 17 scs = 4″ (10 cm)
Estelle Superwash Merino DK
Estelle Superwash Merino DK is a high twist, super soft merino yarn, suitable for accessories, sweaters and baby items.
Available in a wide range of shades chosen to compliment each other for colour work and striping.
100% Superwash Merino
Machine wash gentle, tumble dry low
Meters Per Ball: 125
Needle Size/Tension: 4mm | 22sts
Berroco Ultra Wool DK
Our 100% superwash wool is now available in a lighter weight! This DK version of our popular Berroco Ultra Wool is machine washable and available in a wide range of colours, making it the perfect choice for many projects.
Ball Weight: 3.5 oz / 100 g
Ball Length: 292 yds / 267 m
Knitting Gauge: 5.75 sts = 1″
23 sts x 30 rows = 4″ (10cm)
Needle Size: 6 (US) / 4 mm
Crochet Gauge: 4.5 sc = 1″
18 sc x 22 rows = 4″ (10cm)
Hook Size: 7 (US) / 4.5 mmYarn Fiber Info: 100% Superwash Wool
Baby Haven is perfect for soft baby sweaters, hats and socks. Being machine washable, it’s perfect for new moms looking for a project for their little one. Baby haven also comes in vibrant and pastel colours for any occasion.
Weight: 50g – 178m / 194yds
Stitch count: 28sts 36 rows
Care instructions: Mild machine wash separately, cool iron, dry flat
Baby Blanket Kits
Feza Baby Gradient Kit
Baby Gradient Kit offers a monochromatic transition, starting with a solid color and ending with white. The transition between colors will add depth and contrast to your project. Each kit includes a pattern for a baby blanket.
50% Cotton, 50% Viscose – Light Dk – 960 yds – 400 gr
Cloud Cotton Baby Blanket Kit
A blast from the past, these fun new Cloud Cotton Blanket Kits contain 4 skeins of yarn plus a free colour pattern – all nicely packed and ready to knit. Pattern included is our Hearts and Flowers Baby Blanket, and requires 4.5mm and 5.0mm needles. 100% Pima Cotton – a cotton of exceptional strength and firmness and is produced by breeding a selection of Egyptian cottons.
- Meters Per Ball: 150
- Needle Size/Tension: 5mm / 18 sts