Yarn Reviews

Published on January 17th, 2018 | by Yazmin Vigus


Top 5 Huggable Yarns – Happy National Hug Day!

It’s National Hug Day on the 21st of January so why not cuddle up with the softest coziest yarns for that warm and fuzzy feeling?! We’ve rounded up our top 5 most huggable yarns for you to try on your next crochet project!

Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick and Quick

Blending acrylic and wool, this super chunky yarn is versatile with gorgeous stitch definition making it perfect for highly huggable sweaters and accessories, as well as cozy homeware you’ll just love wrapping your arms around!

Don’t take our word for it! Try crafting this gorgeous District 12 Cowl Wrap for yourself!

Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino

For cuddly baby soft yarn look no further then Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino, which combines delicious merino wool, cashmere and acrylic for 4 ply / sport projects that are irresistibly gentle to touch! Great for baby apparel and for those extra cuddly grown-up garments too!

This wonderfully soft yarn is also fantastic for cuddly toys. Just look at this adorable pattern for Ben Fox, designed by Emma Varnam!


Rico Essentials Super Super Chunky

Craft with Rico Essentials Super Super Chunky, a splendid wool and acrylic blend that crochets garments with added hug-factor! For bulky sweaters, cardigans and garments that just scream ‘hug meee’ look no further! 

Why not try your hand at crafting this  Very Winter Hooded Cardigan is just so cozy!?

Wool and the Gang’s Crazy Sexy Wool

Celebrate National Hug Day with this gorgeous chunky 100% Peruvian wool from London-based Wool and the Gang. Wonderfully snug for crisp spring weather and colder days! Scrummy and sumptuous, Crazy Sexy Wool comes in a delicious palette of soft generous colors!

Why not try getting your hook into this glorious Sonic Sweater by Jessica Jade Harlow?

Debbie Bliss Luxury Silk

Made from 100% silk this delectable 8 ply, DK yarn from Debbie Bliss is heavenly soft, for those decadent drapes that you won’t want to let go of! Available in lots of gorgeous colorways for variegated stripes and chevron, as well as gorgeous single tones!


What’s your favorite huggable yarns? Why not share with us in the comment section below!


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