Please help with my super specific yarn search

(5 Posts)
ranibowsprimkle Sun 30-Jun-19 15:52:18

I'm looking green, self striping Aran in wool blend or something similar.
It's for a jumper for a 5yo and a matching one for their fav soft toy so it needs to be easy to wash but still comfortable and breathable.
Has anyone seen anything that fits the bill?

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HardAsSnails Sun 30-Jun-19 16:01:35

There's plenty on Wool Warehouse to choose from.

Helenluvsrob Sun 30-Jun-19 16:04:17

You won’t get matching garments for child and toy from self striping yarn.
The maths means that what will stripe on a kids jumper will not stripe the same on smaller items

ranibowsprimkle Sun 30-Jun-19 17:17:15

I'll have a look on wool warehouse.

It doesn't need to be identical, just the same colours.
I was thinking self striping as I'm not a particularly skilled knitter so I thought it would make a very plain and simple pattern look a bit more interesting.

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PurpleFrog Wed 03-Jul-19 22:37:14

What about this?
There are a couple of green colour ways. I know it’s not stripes, but looks interesting.

BTW I had a look on WoolWarehouse and didn’t see “plenty of yarns” that fitted your criteria - Caron Cakes had the only ones that were close....

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