Name: Creative Galaxy Chunky
Brand: Rico Design
Weight: Bulky/12 Ply
Yardage: 100g = 109 yds (100m)
Gauge: 14 stitches = 4 inches
Needles: US 10 (6mm)
Hook Size: 6mm (J)
Fibres: 71% Acrylic, 27% Wool, 2% Other (Sequins)
What I Think
This yarn is brilliant! It is superduper soft, the sequins are subtle so you get sparkle without it being tacky, and the solid colours have gorgeous colour changes.
Unfortunately, I don’t think an awful lot to their multicoloured colour ways, I don’t mind the pink and green variegation, but I’m not convinced by the Purple/Green/Orange and Teal/Brown mixes. Maybe if I see some knitted up I’ll change my mind?
What you can use it for
I am currently knitting up this in the grey colourway:
The chunky weight yarn is great for quick knit projects, here are a few more ideas (click the picture to go to the relevant webpage):