Linen yarn

Explore a variety of crafts and projects using linen yarn. Get inspired to create stunning and unique items with this versatile material. Start your next project today!
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If you follow me on Instagram, you'll have seen that I'm a big fan of crocheted garments made with linen yarn. It's a much different experience from using animal fiber or acrylic yarns, but while there can be some difficulties, there are also lots of fun benefits! Below, I'm sharing some tips for working with linen yarn.

Carol Webb
Our shop is stocked with yarn designed especially for weavers in a beautiful array of colors. We carry high quality cotton, linen, silk, wool, and alpaca in a variety of sizes. Most of our yarn (unless otherwise indicated) is suitable for warp on a rigid heddle or multi-shaft loom. Trying to decide what to weave for your next project? Explore our patterns and kits. Pattern, Cotton, Wool, Alpaca, Loom, Silk Noil, Linen, Yarn, Woven

At Gist Yarn, we're proud to contribute to a thriving textile industry by working with fiber farmers, spinning mills, and dyehouses to develop yarn for weavers. We make and carry weaving yarns in a wide variety of fibers, including high quality cotton, linen, wool, alpaca, and silk in a variety of sizes.

Elsa Maza
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So, this past summer I grew some flax for fiber. After rippling, retting, breaking, scutching and hackling, I ended up with 6.9 ounces of fiber, ready to spin (see a picture here.) I finally had a chance to spin half of the flax fiber up into a two-ply laceweight linen yarn: I got 425 yards total. The other half should yield about the same, so I should end up with between 800 and 900 yards of laceweight linen yarn. I'd love to weave it into a kitchen towel, but I don't have a loom yet. I'm…