Fluffy clouds on your Christmas tree! Lovely project for Advent time... every bauble is knitted with the precious angora of Carezza yarn by Adriafil! The pattern is downloadable for free at the following link: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/snowman-knitted-ornament . Everyone can customise its own Christmas balls set, what will be the colour of your 2013 Christmas decorations? Look at the shade card of Carezza yarn! We'd like to thank the raveler "Lowevic" for sharing this delicious project, based on the pattern "Snowman Knitted Ornament" (courtesy of Rachel Hooper)
Upcoming news for the cold season, wonderful colours for all the family have enriched the shade card of Duo Comfort by Adriafil, the yarn suitable for all seasons, thanks to its wise mix of pure merino wool and cotton! Delicate shades of green and old-rose, trendy mustard colour and peach... Are you curious? Here's the shade card!
Dritto & Rovescio magazine has got an idea for everyone and for every taste! Comfortable pullovers, elegant cardigans, charming accessories... where Adriafil yarns are the protagonists! What are you waiting for? Dritto & Rovescio magazine by Adriafil is purchasable online! Order your copy comfortably from your armchair!
Kappa2, as suggested by its name, is a yarn for high altitudes, versatile and practical. The elegance of bouclé and the practicality of stretch effect coexist and give softness and resistance to the garments; for this reason the yarn Kappa2 is particularly suitable for knitting warm and wrapping garments, perfect for high altitudes. Kappa2 is made in 8 different shades with a classic taste.
It’s not a fur but it looks like… shades of colour enrich the grey base in every available tone: warm and autumnal colour with red and orange shades (71), cold and winter colours where purple bosses the show (70, 74), colours that remind of nature, where green melt with pink (72) and thev brown of the ground mix with the blue of water (73), up to the tones of beige that give elegance to the garments with a touch of black. Diablo yarn is perfect for those who love to stand out, it’s ideal for knitting accessories like poncho, scarves, hats and bags or to enrich modern knitwear.
Tubular structure for this 50/50 blended yarn, with a shade card warm and autumnal. The fundamental trait of this yarn is the presence of little coloured “knots”, that look like flames; knitting Stockinette is enough for creating an original color effect on a solid colour base. Nice to the touch for the original surface that creates on the garments, Vesuvio yarn is ideal for knitting warm and wrapping accessories, like poncho or shoulder warmers, but it’s perfect for original pullovers as well.
Sparkling and elegant like crystal, this brand new yarn by Adriafil is worth getting to know better! With its charming shades and lamé sparks that give movement to the surface, Cristallo yarn will make your garments unique. It’s made in 8 different wisely mixed shades, from the cold tones of blue (57) and grey (56), to the warm ones of autumn with the shades of red (53) orange (55) and brown (54), going through a lovely green (52), a funny multicolor mix (51) and a variety of natural tones (50).
An alchemy is an uncommon combination of different elements that leads up to an impressive result: quite like the brand new yarn Alchimia by Adriafil, an original combination of fibers and colours, where the contrast effect is guaranteed. The thread inserted in every shade juices up the classic color range of Alchimia and creates sensational colour effects; ideal for knitting cardigan or pulls.
What we introduce you today is not a simple yarn: it’s a unique piece of Adriafil collection! A unique composition, made of a wise mix of wool, acrylic fibre and baby alpaca; the innovative process which the wool (called ultratec) it’s been subjected to, makes the yarn machine washable, still keeping a soft and gentle trait, thanks to the presence of alpaca as well. And what about the shade card? Unique! UNICO yarn is made in 16 mélange shades, suitable for all family, bright colours, classic colours and delicate ones. One of a kind!
This brand new yarn by Adriafil is delicate to the sight and to the touch as well, a warm cuddle for your skin! What’s the secret ingredient? It’s mohair, that makes this raised yarn soft and light like a… coloured cloud! The insertion of multicolor threads exalts the plain base of Olimpo yarn and creates a lovely dotted effect for every brilliant shade proposed.
New and original yarn structures, precious components, sparks, color and fibers effects: Adriafil sets aside this and much more for new autumn/winter season 2013/14, 7 new fancies for enriching your look during the cold season… There's something to suit everybody's fancy! From next Monday on, we’ll introduce you new yarns, one per week, so stay stuned and check our homepage! A small preview… no spoilers !:)
Like a fashion show, on the catwalk we find a collection of fancy cotton yarns by Adriafil, mercerized, natural, printed, multicolour, fluo... for all tastes! Feast your eyes watching the video! At the following link the whole collection of fancy cotton yarns by Adriafil.
Purity test for Genziana yarn by Adriafil: passed with full marks! The more the fibre is thin, the more the wool is soft: the unit of measurement for fibre thinness is micron and the average referred to extrafine merino wool is 19,5. The result of the test is certainly not a surprise, but a confirmation! 19,28 is the measure for Genziana merino fibre… because we always want to give you the best!
This summer we see the comeback of a loved trend: laces and crochet for enriching garments and making accessories… that is the most adored word in the feminine world! And bags are certainly the favourite ones, better if combined with an elegant corsage brooch, as in “Margharet” pattern (from Dritto & Rovescio 52), crocheted with the pure Egyptian cotton of Uno A Mako 5? by Adriafil. Want to take a look to the yarn sheet? The colored lining of the bag exalts the crochet stitch motif that creates a lovely pattern; single, double and triple crochet join stylishly together for giving birth to this exclusive accessories set, ideal for enriching your summer look . Click for free pattern and sketches. Have a nice knitting with Adriafil!
Our precious Cheope yarn (100% Egyptian mercerized cotton!), turns itself blue for summer 2013! Have you already seen the brand new delicious and trendy ocean blue (col. 62) that joined the wonderful color range of this yarn? How about that?
Ready for the bathing suit test? Not only fluo shades for the summer! Here comes white again, dictating fashion trends for the coming summer 2013. It came back into shop windows and wardrobes, thanks to its freshness and elegance. And what’s better than a white bikini to show off on a well-tanned skin?:) We want to make you a present, for celebrating summer solstice: pattern and sketches for crocheting “Filippa” bikini! What’s necessary? Three balls of Cheope by Adriafil, colour 02, and your passion for crocheting. A sequence of chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half and double crochet and it’s a done deal! The pureness of the Egyptian cotton of Cheope will make your beach look unique! Take a look to the complete yarn sheet, then download your free copy of Filippa pattern !
What do we knit today? Browse with us the brand new magazine “Dritto & Rovescio” by Adriafil special issue dedicated to Accessories! Suitable for all tastes… bags, scarves, shawls, shoulder warmers, ponchos, gloves, exclusive models for summer and for winter… for all seasons! What are you waiting for? Browse now this virtual version… then get your copy at your Adriafil trusted dealer and browse it comfortably sitting at home! Soon available online!
Knock Knock: a present for you! Here’s a knitting idea for spending these cloudy days waiting for the sun, that plays hard to get. Maxima is a lovely short-sleeve pullover, fresh and young-looking; its peculiarity is an original stitches motif played by the alternation of Stockinette and Straight stitches, enhanced by the structure of Papua Adriafil yarn, 100% Egyptian cotton, flat and regular ribbon, comfy and soft looking. Its mélange colours make this pull even more original and trendy, here’s the complete yarn sheet! http://www.adriafil.com/uk/scheda-filato.html?id_cat=12&id_gr=3&id_filato=PU
40 plain colours and 15 wisely shaded ones: make your choice! It’s 100% Egyptian cotton: wash it whenever you want! Guessed… we are talking about Ricamo 8, Adriafil cotton for your finest lace and embroidery! Enrich your garments with a touch of colour… for a fabulous embroidery! Ricamo 8 is available in a well-matched box that includes 140 20gr balls, lay in them! Here the complete yarn sheet and here the explanations for knitting the poncho “Ischia” and its wonderful embroideries!
Can’t live without the tablet? Nowadays it’s important to be in step with technology and Adriafil has designed for you the most important accessory after the i-pad… the i-pad bag! You need 4 balls of Primula in different shades, 1 button and size n°4 crochet, crocheting with chain st, single crochet, double crochet and crochet pattern. Color your i-pad with Primula Adriafil yarn, 100% (extrafine merino) wool! You can find the explanations for crocheting this pattern into the magazine “Dritto & Rovescio Accessories” by Adriafil, special edition, available at your Adriafil trusted dealer. Soon available online… have a nice knitting!
Do you already know Margarita? Margarita is the new product by Adriafil for summer 2013, elegant, sturdy and charming... Click for discover its colours and the patterns created by Adriafil for this wonderful tweed effect… looking forward to knitting it! Here you can find the complete yarn sheet!
Feel of natural? Here for you a lovely knitted waistcoat, soft and bon-ton looking, pure white and delicate, where cream (11) and white (02) colours of Nature Adriafil yarn go perfectly well together; the model is enriched by an original little bow Stockinette knitted, that gives a delicious stitches effect contrasting with the pattern of the gilet and the ribbing of the edges. Nature, the everlasting yarn of Adriafil collection, made of 100% not mercerized Egyptian cotton, gives a breath of fresh air to its colors scale for summer 2013, by introducing a subtle shade of violet, an intense bluette, an elegant ivy green and a cheerful straw yellow. Feast your eyes with the complete yarn sheet! And what about “Mette-Marit” waistcoat? Click on the link, there’s a mid-spring present for you!
Password: Rafia! The trend of the moment is called RAFIA, it’s a natural fibre so versatile that can be used for crafts, for crocheting bags, belts, hats, accessories… and clothes as well! For the coming summer some famous Italian fashion houses have based their collections on raffia, a light, strong and original fibre. Adriafil always moves with the times and has been producing for years a kind of raffia completely vegetable, 100% made of cellulose and available in a very rich shade card, suitable for every use: 18 plain colours and 8 wisely mixed shades. Here’s an overview of Rafia by Adriafil in all its colours, shaded and plain ones. Prepare your size 5 crochet, summer’s coming… password: Rafia!