Universal Yarn

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About Universal Yarn

Universal Yarn provides yarns produced with fine fibers, handcrafted accessories, and beautiful patterns curated for knitters, crocheters, and all fiber artists. For more than fifteen years, Universal Yarn has been offering high-quality yarns in a broad array of colors, incredible softness, and contemporary design.

We produce our yarns in both Turkey and Italy, and aim to offer our customers a wide variety of fiber options and price points. We are also a distributor of Rico Design, a German
company offering fashion-forward yarns and patterns.

Additionally, we are the North American distributor of muud, a company based in Denmark who specializes in high-quality genuine leather accessories including needle cases, project bags, backpacks, and more. Our passionate team is dedicated to giving you the highest level of service with every order. 

Univesal Yarns
Our Spring 2024 collection, Precious Picnic, showcases eight adorable projects to knit and crochet for little ones in your life and evokes feelings of life's simple pleasures - from picnics in the park, to sunny days near the pool, these patterns are a delight to create. The ebook features Uptown Bamboo DK, the newest member of our bestselling Uptown family of anti-pilling acrylic yarns with a touch of bamboo for a smooth texture and subtle sheen. It offers 38 colors to choose from and is made of 80% anti-pilling acrylic and 20% bamboo for projects that are soft, easy to care for, and boast excellent stitch definition.  Other yarns in this family include the 100% anti-pilling acrylic Uptown DK and Uptown Worsted which are wonderful for various yarn crafts available in a wide variety of solid colors, as well as the beloved Uptown Worsted Hues which offers eight self-shading pastels.
Our best-selling products include fan-favorite Bamboo Pop. This yarn is a 50/50 blend of cotton and bamboo, ideally suited to garments and accessories for warm weather. It comes in a robust variety of solid colors and multis. Our Deluxe line of yarns is popular, woolly collection of stash-staples. Deluxe DK Superwash, Deluxe Worsted Superwash and Deluxe Bulky Superwash are all made of 100% superwash wool and offer between 30-45 solid colors, suitable for any garment or accessory. Deluxe DK Tweed Superwash and Deluxe Worsted Tweed Superwash add a dash of sophistication with their classic flecks of tweedy nubs. Deluxe Stripes is a worsted weight sock blend of 75% wool and 25%, perfect for a pair of cozy, cabin slippers or any self-striping projects you wish. Lastly, Deluxe Worsted is a 100% non-superwash wool with an astonishing 90 colors, 5 of which are undyed, displaying the natural beauty of fleece. 

Find Universal Yarn's Products at these Shops 

 Alamitos Bay Yarn Company

Buku Yarns

The Knitting Tree LA

The Little Knittery

Stitches In Time

Wildfiber Studio


Universal Yarn is offering crawlers a coupon code for one free pattern from our Bamboo Pop Modern Mosaic collection.

The code for the Modern Mosaic Promo: LA2022.  It will be active from 3/20 to 6/27.

Our Modern Mosaic pattern collection features four bold and bright patterns to knit for garments and accessories using mosaic stitch patterns. This collection utilizes both easy and intermediate mosaic stitch patterns, making it suitable for knitters of all skill levels. These eye-catching designs are perfect for the spring and summer months, and our 50/50 bamboo/cotton blend, Bamboo Pop, is sure to be your next favorite yarn.