Is Sugar N Cream yarn good for crochet?
Made of natural, 100% cotton grown in the USA, Lily Sugar’n Cream works up beautifully in both knit and crochet. It’s a very versatile worsted weight, and adds a great summer feel to any project!
Does sugar and cream yarn shrink?
Yes, it shrinks after being put in the washer and dryer. 100% cotton. Not sure what would happen if you didn’t put it in the dryer. We have only used it to make dishrags, so the shrinking is not an issue.
Is peaches and cream yarn the same as sugar and cream yarn?
Absolutely the same. Peaches N’ Cream is a little cheaper in price and I think Sugar N’ Cream has a better selection of colors overall. But I use them interchangably…
How do you wash sugar and cream yarn?
Fabric Care Instructions: Machine wash, tumble dry, do not bleach, do not iron, do not dry clean.
How do you keep sugar and cream yarn from fading?
Soak cotton yarn in a one to one mixture of water and white vinegar for 30 minutes before washing it. The vinegar prevents the colors from fading in the wash. Additionally, vinegar acts as a natural fabric softener. Do not worry about the vinegar leaving a scent; a mild clothing detergent will remove any traces of it.
Where is peaches and cream yarn made?
The entry for the new Peaches and Cream, made in Canada by Spinrite and featuring a large peach on the label, can be found here. This entry should be used for all sizes, including cones. Please customize your weight and yardage at the stash level. 2.5 oz.