SpaceCadet

Mini-Skein Full Skeins -- SkyFire and Night Gleam

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Our SpaceCadet® Mini-Skein colourways are now available as limited edition Full Skeins! 

For a limited time only, these skeins are available in Fingering or Sport weight yarns to suit any project.  If you're in love with our Mini-Skeins, now you can order a select few in full 100g skeins!


The Colourway

Sky Fire is the colours of the hottest sunset, when the sky explodes into vibrant peaches, oranges, and pinks.  When knit or crocheted, the colours will gently morph from one to another to form a overall mosaic effect.

Blue-purples fading into pink-purples and back again, Night Gleam is dyed onto Maia so the 80% bamboo can catch the light for a stunning sheen.


Ordering details

  • Order as many skeins as you like, and we will get them in the dyepots for you! Because this is a custom process, please allow up to 4-6 weeks for your order to be ready (though we aim for much faster than that)
  • These skeins will be remain available to order for two weeks. The listing will be marked as sold out at 12.01am (EST) on  Sept 12 2015.
  • Very Important Stuff: All hand-dyed yarns can vary between and within dyelots and their true beauty is the individuality in every skein.  Please be sure to order enough yarn for your project, to reduce the chance of differences between your skeins.  If you'd prefer to reduce any variation in your project, we recommend alternating skeins every two rows in your project. Please remember that our photos are as accurate as possible, but the colours you see also depend on your computer monitor's settings. Where there are multiple skeins pictured, each is sold separately.

Yarns Available

Lyra

Lyra is a beautifully spoingy yarn that's a joy to use, with a cabled 8-ply construction gives it strength and durability.
Fiber Content:100% Superwash Merino; 8-ply
Weight: Sport -- Each skein is approximately 3.5oz/100g, and the yarn contains approximately 270 yards per 100g

Oriana

Oriana's 8 plies give it strength, durability, and an incredible drape.

Fiber Content: 90% Superwash Merino, 10% Nylon; 8-ply
Weight: Fingering;  Each skein is approximately 3.5oz/100g, and the yarn contains approximately 420 yards per 100g

Maia

Maia (my-a) is simply a stunning yarn, named after the fourth brightest star in the Pleiades. Spun with bamboo for incredible sheen and beautiful drape, Maia's soft colours and "iced" appearance make it the perfect yarn for your most elegant and eye-catching.
Fiber Content: 80% Bamboo, 20% Superwash Merino; 4-ply
Weight: Fingering;  Each skein is approximately 3.5oz/100g, and the yarn contains approximately 400 yards per 100g


 

At SpaceCadet®, we passionately believe that knitting and crocheting make people happier deep down inside and that nothing does that more than working with gorgeous, vibrant yarn. For us, dyeing is a cosmic adventure -- a wonderful process of mixing each shade by hand from primaries and seeing where the colour takes us. The result is yarn that is as exciting for you as it is for us. Come with us and explore the farthest reaches of SpaceCadet® colour!



Our full set of Limited Editions in this Collection


 

 

 

 

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