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BC Garn

BC Garn

B.C.Garn is a family-owned company founded in 1972 which currently offers a wide range of products made from pure natural fibres, ecological dyes and organic products.
Known for its luxury wools and yarns, it has the largest assortment of silks in Northern Europe.

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  • Colori

    COLORI is a fine and exquisite soft textured yarn that combines the exclusive qualities of silk and linen with the elasticity and warmth of wool. Ideal for all types of projects like summer or spring sweaters, jackets and tops, shawls, scarves and other accessories. Perfect for lace projects. Composition: 55% wool, 25% linen, 20% mulberry silk Weight and footage: 50g.hank, approx. 250m (273 yards) Needles: 3-4mm (UK: 8 / US 6) Tension: 10 x 10cm = 22st x 33r with 3,5mm needles

  • Hamelton Tweed 1

    HAMELTON TWEED 1 is a beautiful classic tweed, of excellent quality, with a soft touch and very successful colour range. It is perfect for all types of projects for the whole family: sweaters, jerseys, caps, scarves, shawls, etc Composition: 90% wool, 10% viscose Weight and footage: 50g skein, approx. 100m (109 yards) Needles: from 4,5mm to 5,5mm (UK from 5 to 7, US from 7 to 8)

  • Hamelton Tweed 2

    HAMELTON TWEED 2 is a beautiful classical thick tweed, of excellent quality, with a soft touch and very successful colour range. It is perfect for all types of projects for the whole family: sweaters, jerseys, caps, scarves, shawls, etc. Composition: 90% wool, 10% viscose Weight and footage: 50g skein, approx. 60m (66 yards) Needles: from 6mm to 8mm (UK from 0 to 4, US from 10 to 11) Gauge: 14 st = 10cm

  • Jaipur Fino

    JAIPUR FINO is a luxurious, exquisite, beautiful and shiny mulberry silk in a very fine quality. Glossy, super soft and elegant, this mulberry silk is perfect for shawls, fine knitting and all kind of lace knitting and crochet projects. Nature is important to BC Garn, therefore JAIPUR FINO is dyed with AZO free and Oeko-Tex certified dyes, this means that the dye process is gentle to the environment. Because is necessary to use a lot of dye stuff to dye silk, there may be excess dye in some of the colours. We recommend to rinse the yarn in cold water before use; finish with a rinse of water added a little vinegar. Always wash in cold water. To preserve the shiny surface of the mulberry silk, JAIPUR FINO must be washed by hand, use a neutral shampoo and finish with a rinse of water added a little vinegar. Composition: 100% mulberry silk Weight and yardage: 50 g approx. 300m (328 yards) Gauge: 23 to 31 sts = 10 cm, 4 inches Needles: size 2 - 2½mm (UK: 12 - 14 / US: 0 – 2)

  • Sarah Tweed

    SARAH TWEED is a soft textured yarn that combines the exclusive qualities of silk with the elasticity of wool. Ideal for all types of projects: jumpers, jerseys, tops, shawls, scarves and other accessories. Composition: 50% mulberry silk, 10% bourette silk, 40% wool Weight and footage: 50g.hank, approx. 175m (192 yards) Needles: 3,5mm (UK: from 9 to 10 / US 4)

  • Shetlandsuld

    SHETLANDSULD is a beautiful fine wool, 2 thread tweed, made entirely from Shetland wool. With a rich colour range both uni and mix, which gives this wool depth and life. Composition: 100% Shetland wool Weight and footage: 100g.hank approx. 450m (492 yards) Needles: from 3 to 3,5mm (UK: from 9 to 11 / US from 2 to 4)

  • Silkbloom Extra Fino

    SILKBLOOM EXTRA FINO is a yarn in which the satiny sheen of silk is combined with soft merino wool, which together result in a delicious touch with excellent quality. Specially indicated for lace work Composition: 45% mulberry silk, 55% extra fine merino Weight and footage: 50g. hank, approx. 300m (328 yards)

  • Soft Silk

    SOFT SILK is a soft and rustic raw silk. It is a gentle silk guaranteeing an excellent result, ideal baby and children’s clothes, seeing that the silk is warm in winter and cool in summer. Also perfect for jerseys, jumpers, shawls and other accessories. SOFT SILK FINE is coloured with AZO free and Oeko-Tex certified dyes. That is to say that the dyeing process is environmentally friendly. As a great amount of dye is required for some colours, there could be surplus dye. Rinsing in cold water before using is recommended, adding a small amount of vinegar to the final rinse and always washing in cold water. Composition: 100% bourlette silk Weight and footage: 100g hank, approx. 350m (383 yards) Needles: from 3 to 3,5mm (UK: from 9 to 11 / US from 2 to 4)

  • Tussah Tweed

    TUSSAH TWEED is a beautiful and soft silk thread full of fine colour speckles which give it a characteristic feel and look. The Tussah silk is obtained from the cocoons of wild butterflies. This silk, although fine and soft, is very resistant, which makes it very suitable for all kinds of projects from shawls to clothes like summer tops, jackets or pullovers. Composition: 100% wild Tussah silk Weight/yardage: skeins of 50 g, approx. 250 m (273 yards) Needles: 2,5 mm to 3 mm (UK from 11 to 13, US 1 to 3)