United Cotton/Wool Blend

Now this is a cool little yarn -- 50/50 cotton and wool, it makes a great t-shirt, shawl, and we've even made socks of it!  The wool is not superwashed, but with the cotton content, together they make a very washable product.  Great for baby items, too!

 

50g balls, 251 yds

gauge, 23 to 26 sts/4" size 3-5 needles. 

Here's Morrison, pattern available on Ravelry, knit with 3 balls of a main color plus 1 ball of 3 more colors, on size 5 needles!

morrison shawl united

 

A sock head hat, free pattern on Ravelry, size 2.5 needles-- ours is 3 colors knit in helical stripes plus another for the orange brim, but you can totally make a plainer one out of 2 balls!

sockhead hat

Or 1's for socks:  Get 2 balls of one color and 1 of a contrast, make socks!

united socks