SpaceCadet Inc

Valentine's Day Mini-Skein Collection

Sold out.

STOP PRESS: The original quantity of these sold out so fast that lots of our customers never even got a shot at them -- so the SpaceCadet Crew decided we would squeeze in a few more! ♥ These are being freshly dyed this week, so they won't be ready for immediate shipping to arrive by Valentine's Day but we'll get them ready as fast as we can. Just knowing we've got one reserved for you is sure to make your Valentine's Day sweeter!


The very sweetest Valentine's Day gifts are luxurious, a little decadent, and come in delightfully small packages. Our Valentine's Day Mini-Skein Collections fit the bit perfectly -- so easy to fall in love with -- and calorie-free too! 

Each adorable tin contains four 20g (approx) Mini-Skeins of assorted SpaceCadet® fingering yarns, in colourway combinations that cover the day... no matter how you feel about Valentine's!

Three Colouway Collections:

  • Love Is Forever: a romantic collections of pink, red, purple, and chocolate brown
  • Envy: a jealousy of greens, yellows, and tawny browns
  • Bite Me!: a moody palette of  teals, blues, purples and rust-browns

Available in limited quantities and only until Feb 14th, but our last ordering day to ship for (domestic) Valentine's Day delivery is Wed Feb 8th (before 5pm est), so don't delay!

Each Valentine's Day Mini-Skein Collection is comprised of four 20g (approx) mini-skeins in an assortment of SpaceCadet® fingering yarns in coordinating semi-solid and variegated colourways.  Each skein's yardage depends on the type of yarn -- see below for yarn and yardage details.  Each set's colourways are one-of-a-kind and will differ slightly from those pictured here.


Ester is smooth and sturdy, the perfect hard-working yarn.
Fiber Content: 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon; 3-ply
Weight: Fingering;  approximately 73 yards per 20g mini-skein


Aurora is simply delicious!  With 20% cashmere, it's amazingly luxurious, and a touch of nylon gives it extra strength.
Fiber Content: 70% Superwash Merino, 20% Cashmere, 10% Nylon; 4-ply
Weight: Fingering; approximately 70 yards per 20g mini-skein


Oriana is an sock twist fingering yarn with 8 plies that give extra strength and durability.
Fiber Content: 90% Superwash Merino, 10% Nylon; 8-ply
Weight: Fingering;  approximately 84 yards per 20g mini-skein



Celeste is a smooth and light yarn that gives an incredibly generous 490yds per skein.
Fiber Content: 100% Superwash Merino; 3-ply
Weight: Fingering; approximately 98 yards per 20g mini-skein



Lucina is a smooshy and soft fingering yarn, with nylon for strength and an eye-catching cascade of sparkes!
Fiber Content: 75% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon, 5% Nylon Sparkles; 2-ply
Weight: Fingering; approximately 86 yards per 20g mini-skein



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;  approximately 80 yards per 20g mini-skein

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!