New for Autumn/Winter 2011/12 is Debbie Bliss Riva knitting yarn. Riva is a chunky weight yarn which is bulky, but extremely light. There are 12 shades each of which incorporate a number of colours, which change subtly throughout the yarn. Riva is supported by a beautiful pattern book, Riva, shot on the Pennine hills high above Yorkshire.
Composition: 30% fine alpaca, 30% merino wool, 40% acrylic
Length: 80m per 50g skein
Tension: 13.5sts x 19rows to 10cm
Needles: 7mm US10.5
Care: Hand wash at 30°C and dry flat.