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[Knitting] Yarns with long color repeats - suggestions, please!

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Post time: 2018-6-3 00:21
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I have become a big fan of Veera Valimaki's "Secret of Change" pattern and have made 9 or 10 of these wonderful shawls!  I have made it in solid colors but my favorite yarns to use are those with long color repeats.  Noro yarns have worked best, and I've also used a couple of the acrylic "cake" yarns with good results, but I am interested in knowing about other long color repeat yarns out that I might not have heard about nor seen.  

I'd love to hear some suggestions.  And the yarns with more colors in a skein work especially well.

Post time: 2018-6-4 05:28
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Try looking at Yarn Paradise (Ice Yarns).  They have a lot of yarns to choose from and their quality is good.  Fast shipping.  I find that they are quite reasonable, even after I add in shipping, the yarns are cheaper than I can buy locally for the same quality.
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Post time: 2018-6-13 15:43
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What about a "Zauberball" (Schoppel)? They come in all kinds of colour combinations and also in different qualities.
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Post time: 2018-6-13 16:13
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Sehr lange Farbverläufe haben die Garne von Kauni, die kann man auch gut kombinieren, da sie in uni und mit Farbverlauf zu kaufen gibt.
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