Be Sweet to me

Much to our delight, Twisted is now carrying Be Sweet yarns!

Not only do we love Be Sweets yarns (give me a moment, more on that below), but we are huge fans of their philosophy. Be Sweet, a company with a conscience, was founded on the principle of being kind to others. Nadine Curtis created Be Sweet in 2003 while living in Cape Town, South Africa. Be Sweet’s mission is to bring socially and environmentally friendly products to fashionable consumers that evoke an individual style and help support community development around the world. They are good to the environment, provide stable fair wage jobs to women in South Africa, and devote a portion of their profits to schools in the area. More about their mission…

As if this weren’t enough (and frankly, it almost is) their yarns are fantastic. Be Sweet yarns were featured in the Vogue Knitting, Knit Simple, AND Verena Spring/Summer 2010 issues!

Magic Ball

a unique ball of hand dyed solid, hand painted, special knobby, ribbon yarn, and more.

50g ball is 120 yards. 3 stitches / inch on US 11 needles. available in over 50 colors.

Bamboo

a soft yarn with an elegant sheen that is eco-friendly and perfect for baby wear.

100% bamboo. hand dyed and spun in South Africa. 50g ball is 115 yards. 5 stitches / inch on US 6 needles. 6 stitches / inch on US 3 needles. available in a wide range of solid colors.

Bambino Taffy

bambino with a twist … a ball of TAFFY includes five coordinating colors that self stripe as you knit. Includes a free pattern for the Sweetie Pie Baby Hat on the label!!

70% organically grown cotton, 30% bamboo. hand dyed and spun in South Africa. 50g ball is 100 yards. 5 stitches / inch on US 7 needles.
available in 6 colors. I knit up most of this adorable hat in just one evening!

Check out Be Sweet yarns on the Twisted web store today!

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