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U.S. Distributor of Manos del Uruguay Yarns

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Designer Spotlight: Stephanie Earp

Designer Spotlight: Stephanie Earp
Stephanie Earp is the featured designer for the Fall 2021 pattern collection, a collection of garments and accessories that are fashionable and mod...

Texture Spotlight: Cable with Cabrito

Texture Spotlight: Cable with Cabrito
The accent cable on the Shana hat and sweater is worked with one strand each of the Alpaca Heather (MC) and Cabrito (CC) held together. The body o...

Texture Spotlight: Raya Shawl Dip Stitches

Texture Spotlight: Raya Shawl Dip Stitches
The Raya Shawl and Mittens feature a pattern that looks like embroidery, but is actually knit in as you work—a decorative detail that adds a pop t...

Manos del Uruguay x Stephanie Earp Fall 2021

Manos del Uruguay x Stephanie Earp Fall 2021
We are thrilled to announce the launch of our Fall 2021 Collection with designer Stephanie Earp! Stephanie explored a handful of techniques that w...

Joining the Hem in Forsythia with Manos del Uruguay Silk Blend

Joining the Hem in Forsythia with Manos del Uruguay Silk Blend
Forsythia is one of Elizabeth Smith’s designs in the Spring 2021 Manos del Uruguay collection. This pullover uses asymmetrical visual details and a...

Summer Tops in Manos del Uruguay Yarns

Summer Tops in Manos del Uruguay Yarns
When the temperature increases as summer settles in, don’t feel you have to put the pause on your projects. Look to the latest summer publications ...

The Baby Brights Collection

The Baby Brights Collection
Baby projects are portable and relatively quick to finish, making them a great option for summer crafting. The new Baby Brights collection is sure ...

Holding Yarns Together

Holding Yarns Together
Holding two or more strands of yarn together is a unique way to expand your options in your next project. Marling is one technique where you use tw...

Spring 2021 Make-It-Now

Spring 2021 Make-It-Now
Let's welcome the return of spring with a new project! Our newest collection, Spring 2021 Make-It-Now, includes five accessories and two garments i...

Spotlight on Manos del Uruguay Feliz

Spotlight on Manos del Uruguay Feliz
If you’re looking for a lighter weight yarn for your Spring or Summer projects, try Feliz, our blend of superwash merino and modal. Modal is a plan...

Double Knitting Tips and the Stripes and Blocks Blanket

Double Knitting Tips and the Stripes and Blocks Blanket
Knitting can be mysterious and magical, especially to those who don’t know how to turn a skein of yarn into a piece of fabric. Take it a step furth...

Project Spotlight: Gloves + Mitts in Manos del Uruguay Yarns

Project Spotlight: Gloves + Mitts in Manos del Uruguay Yarns
Gloves and mitts, much like socks, are practical and portable projects. They can be knit or crocheted in a variety of yarn weights, stitches, and c...