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Colorful Nest, the signature line of chunky handspun art yarns by TrickyKnits, is here! These delicious yarns are perfect as accents on funky little newborn photography props - add a pop of color and undeniably fun TrickyKnits texture to your cocoons, pods, baby hats, scarves - whatever strikes your fancy! Take your handknit items to a new level with these delicious yarns, available exclusively at TrickyKnits.

Colorful Nest currently offers 2 lines of yarn: super-chunky "Whimsical" (shown here), and her understated sister, "Purl Strand". "Whimsical" is currently available in over 30 sumptuous colorways, with even more to debut over the summer. "Purl Strand" is currently available in several colors, with other delicious ones to come this spring.

This is chunky "Whimsical" in "boho" with a unexpected blend of vibrant colors that skirt from ivory to gold to violet to mandarin to chocolate to sage to ochre - and many more- plus a dash of sparkle. All the better to bring out your inner gypsy. Contact me to purchase additional skeins.

Here are the specifics:
a delicious blend of wool, mohair, with a hint of silk

Also available as a partial skein "Peep" for $20. Want a try a few without committing to a whole skein? Purchase a Peep of 16.5 yards of any currently available color of "Whimsical" here: - just leave your choice in the "Notes to Seller" box at checkout.

These yarns are featured in my new book of knitting patterns released March, 2011 - "Welcoming Home Baby the Handcrafted Way" (signed copies available here: and are the same yarns I've used for years to accent my original designs. I'm excited to share them with you now and look forward to seeing what you do with them!

To view the designs from the book on Ravelry, and see the yarns in action, click here:

You can also visit the TrickyKnits Facebook page to view the current colorways of "Whimsical" by Colorful Nest:

Knit it chunky!

Funky, Chunky Handspun Yarn by Colorful Nest - Whimsical in "boho" - perfect as accent on newborn photo props, hats, scarves

$32.50 USD
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  • Materials: wool, mohair, silk
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