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U.S. Distributor of Manos del Uruguay Yarns

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Introduction to Chart Knitting with the Onda Cowl

Introduction to Chart Knitting with the Onda Cowl
In knitting patterns, charts are used to visually represent the stitches for colorwork or lace patterning. The Onda Cowl in Manos del Uruguay Wool ...

The Celebration Collection and More in Manos del Uruguay Franca

The Celebration Collection and More in Manos del Uruguay Franca
The new colors of Franca are here! This is the Celebration Collection, in bright and cheery colors to help keep some of the winter blahs away in fu...

The Cabrito Collection

The Cabrito Collection is an exploration of how a strand of our laceweight kid mohair yarn, Cabrito, paired with another yarn adds a layer of rich...

Pattern Updates in Manos del Uruguay Yarns

Pattern Updates in Manos del Uruguay Yarns
Fall is a season of change. Perhaps you find yourself taking stock of your fall and winter wear, making note of items that require mending or have ...

The Yésica Collection: Manos del Uruguay x Paula Pereira

The Yésica Collection: Manos del Uruguay x Paula Pereira
The Yésica Collection is a full Fall / Winter handmade wardrobe, exploring the different weights and fibers of Manos del Uruguay yarns. Intended to...

Spotlight on Manos del Uruguay Space Dyed Yarns and Pattern Inspiration

Spotlight on Manos del Uruguay Space Dyed Yarns and Pattern Inspiration
Manos del Uruguay yarns are available in a broad color palette that includes soft and subtle and wild and bold options. You’ll find tonals, semisol...

Bocados: Alegria Grande Mini Skeins from Manos del Uruguay

Bocados: Alegria Grande Mini Skeins from Manos del Uruguay
Have you tried colorwork knitting yet? Give it a go this summer with our newest free patterns and our new Bocados! The name is Spanish for "little ...

Meet Manos del Uruguay Alma

Meet Manos del Uruguay Alma
We’re thrilled to introduce our newest yarn base, Alma. When we set out to develop this new yarn, we wanted a simple yarn that would be the perfect...

Tops and Tanks in Manos del Uruguay Yarns

Tops and Tanks in Manos del Uruguay Yarns
As spring turns into summer, do your projects shift from garments to accessories? Consider a short-sleeved sweater or tank top in a lighter-weight ...

Spotlight on Shawls in Manos del Uruguay Yarns

Why do we love shawls? The practicality and portability factors top our lists for sure. Shawls can be simple or complicated, depending on the stitc...

Published: Spring Patterns in Manos del Uruguay Yarns

The spring and summer issues of some of our favorite magazines are already on newsstands, and we’ve also spotted new patterns on Ravelry to fuel ou...