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MISC. DISCONTINUED YARNS

YARDAGE & FIBER CONTENTS
I have compiled a list of older yarns,  arranged by weight of yarn, by brand name, with fiber content and yardage (where available).  This list has been derived from numerous sources.  If you have additions to this list, please e-mail me!

'SPORT AND DK WEIGHT' YARNS (RECOMMENDED NEEDLE SIZE 5, 6 or 7)
MFR NAME DESCRIPTION SKEIN WT
APPROX YDGE
BEEHIVE SCOTCH TWEED 100% WOOL 1 OZ 80
BOTANY CLASSIC SPORT 100% WOOL 1 OZ 116

FLEECY DOWN 100% WOOL 1 OZ 83

NYLON N WOOL SPORT 50 WOOL 50 NYLON 1 OZ 100

SOUFFLE 90 ACRYLIC 10 VINYON 1.75 OZ 175

Win-Sport

2 oz
240

Spectator

2 oz
185
BRUNSWICK BABY YARN 100% WOOL 50 GR. 350

FABIOLA 100% WOOL 50 GR. 155

Pomfleck

2 oz
200

POMFRET 100% WOOL 2 OZ 200

Shetland

1 oz
140

SPORTSDOWN 100% WOOL 1 OZ 135

POMPADOUR 85 WOOL 15 RAYON 2 OZ 260

SOCK & SWEATER YARN 100% WOOL 2 OZ 270

VIVETTE 75 WOOL 25 KID MOHAIR 2 OZ 200

FORE N AFT WINTUK 100% ORLON 2 OZ 200

Ice Cap

1 oz
105

Sparkletwist

2 oz
200

Will O Wisp

2 oz
250
BUCILLA PARADISE 78 LOFTED ACETATE 22 BANLON 1 OZ 88

Win-Lite

1 oz
90

Melody

1 oz
100

Brocade


100

Multi

1 3/4 oz
190

Perlette

1 3/4 oz
200

Softex

4 oz
280

Softex Spectrum Shades

3.5 oz
245

Spotlight

20 gr
130
COATS & CLARK RED HEART ORLON 100% ORLON 2 OZ 344

RED HEART NYLON 100% NYLON 1 OZ 185

RED HEART SUPER FINGERING 100% WOOL 1 OZ 163

NYLON-WOOL SPORTS YARN 50 WOOL 50 NYLON 2 OZ 290

Wintuk 2-ply Sports

2 oz
228
CYNTHIA
CREPE FLOSS
RAYON

180 YDS PER OZ

SHETLAND FLOSS
VIRGIN WOOL

125 YDS PER OZ
DAWN NYLON 100% NYLON 1 OZ 166

Wintuk Sport Yarn

2 oz
199
NOMIS
EXCELLENCE SPORT

50 GR
245

LUSTRO SPORT

50 GR
245

LUSTRO SPORT PRINT

50 GR
245

LUSTRO SPORT OMBRE

50 GR
245

CONNY

40 GR
195





PAULINE DENHAM TULARE 100% WOOL 1 OZ 165

SIERRA 50 WOOL 50 NYLON 1 OZ 185

CAPRI 100% ALPACA 40 GR 131

CRESCENT 80 COTTON 16 RAYON 4 METALLIC 1 OZ 96

DI LINO 75 LINEN 25 COTTON 50 GR 120

Shan Isle

1 oz
120
DIAMOND FASHION FROST 100% NYLON 50 GR 200

MOUCHETE 100% WOOL 40 GR 170

Baby Flower

50 gr
115

Gayle-le

50 gr
180

Soir de Paris

50 gr
125

Zephyr

50 gr
100

CHARMILLE 70 WOOL 25 NYLON 5 RHOVYL 50 GR 180

SILVRETTA 100% WOOL 100 GR 328

BENFICA 95 WOOL 5 SYN. FIBER 50 GR 154

CENTOFIORI 100% COTTON 50 GR 130

COTE D'AZUR 100% COTTON 50 GR 160

ELEGANCE 100% WOOL 50 GR 225

FLAMMETTE 70 WOOL 30 VISCOSE 50 GR 145

SILENTA 100% WOOL 50 GR 164

THISTLEDOWN ANGORA 50 ANGORA 29 WOOL 21 NYLON .5 OZ 90

BURLESQUE 48 ACRYLIC 26 WOOL 26 MOHAIR 50 GR 200

CHIFFON MOHAIR 90 MOHAIR 10 SYN FIBER 40 GR 150

COURTELLE 100% ACRYLIC 1 OZ 80

DOUBLE CREPE 100% WOOL 1 OZ 78

GAELIC FLOSS 100% WOOL 2 OZ 138

KAMELINE 52 CAMEL HAIR 48 WOOL 50 GR 109

RODANTHE 100% WOOL 50 GR 130

ALDEBARAN 52 COTTON 48 LINEN 50 GR 97

BRUNITA TWEED 80 WOOL 20 COTTON 50 GR 135

ESPIEGLE 82 WOOL 10 MOHAIR 8 VINYON 50 GR 110

FLAMINGO 60 VISCOSE 40 WOOL 50 GR 100

YORKSHIRE TWEED 100% WOOL 50 GR 108
FLEISHER'S BABY GERMANTOWN 100% WOOL 1 OZ 115

CASA-LAINE 100% WOOL 2 OZ 250

EVERMATCH ANGEL FLEECE 100% WOOL 1 OZ 83

EVERMATCH GERMANTOWN SPORT 50 WOOL 50 NYLON 1 OZ 100

EVERMATCH SPORT & SWEATER 100% WOOL  1 OZ 116

JUMBO POMPADOUR 88 WOOL 12 RAYON 4 OZ 455

SOUFFLE 90 ACRYLIC 10 VINYON 1.75 OZ 175

Win-Sport

2 oz
240

Spectator

2 oz
185
LION BRAND ANGORA NYLO FLUFF 50 ANGORA 25 WOOL 25 NYLON .25 OZ 48

FLAMME 100% WOOL 50 GR 220

SPORT YARN 100% WOOL 2 OZ 217

BOUCLETTE 100% WOOL 40 GR 90

Charmette

50 gr
181

Safari Sport Yarn

4 oz
240
NEVEDA FLAMME 100% WOOL 50 GR 135

Newalon Sport

50 gr
180
REGAL RAM CELEBRITY 100% WOOL 2 OZ 200

RAM CELESTE 100% WOOL 2 OZ 200

RAM NYLON & WORSTED SPORT 50 WOOL 50 NYLON 2 OZ 245
SEARS
RENEE SPORT
100% ACRYLIC
2 OZ
210

SAYELLE SPORT
100% ACRYLIC
2 OZ
210

WINTUK SPORT
100% ACRYLIC
2 OZ
210
UNGER LES CORAUX 66.5 WOOL 23.5 MOHAIR 10 VINYON 50 GR 161

PICCOLO 100% MOHAIR 40 GR 160

BONJOUR 90 WOOL 10 VINYON 50 GR 165

CROSETTA 100% WOOL 40 GR 150

FLAMENDA 100% WOOL 40 GR 125

TITANIA 61 WOOL 22 MOHAIR 10 VINYON 7 LAME 40 GR 160

CRISP CREPE 100% WOOL 2 OZ 148

MUSETTE 90 WOOL 10 ANGORA 40 GR 200

ALPACA 100% ALPACA 1 OZ 116

FEATHER MOHAIR 70 MOHAIR 25 WOOL 5 NYLON 1 OZ 115

KNOP SCOTCH 100% WOOL 1 OZ 68

LINEN BROCADE 75 LINEN 25 COTTON 50 GR 140

SAIDA 70 WOOL 20 CAMEL HAIR 10 VINYON 50 GR 185

DELIGHT 100% MOHAIR 1 OZ 60

FEMINA 100% WOOL 2 OZ 150

GERMANTOWN ZEPHYR 100% WOOL 2 OZ 150

MARGITTA 75 RAYON 25 COTTON 1 OZ 72 

RYGJA 100% WOOL 100 GR 280

SALTARELLE 80 WOOL 10 MOHAIR 10 VINYON 50 GR 155

TORLAINE 100% WOOL 1 OZ 70

Crocus


176

Roly Sport


190

Baby Courtelle


140

Crisp Cryn

1 oz
148

Gala

1 oz
84

Gardone

1 oz
90

Hoopla

1 oz
125

Intermezzo


250

Palazzo

1 oz
73

Parma

40 gr
90

Picola

40 gr
160

Sherbet

1 oz
100

Summertime

1 oz
81

Ariane

20 gr
125

Britania

1 6/10 oz
140

Champion

1 4/10 oz
170

Iris

1 4/10 oz
188

Liliom

1 1/2 oz
145

Lovely

1 4/10 oz
152
NOMOTTA
Cherie

1 oz
110

Friska

1 oz
120

Reseda

1 oz
115

Sport Supra

1 oz
115
MERINO
Acrenyl

40 gr
200

Charmant Sine

1 oz
160

Grand Gala

30 gr
170

Imprime Sine

1 oz
160
PLYMOUTH
Gloray

2 oz
200

Pompadour

4 oz
430

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UPDATED JULY 2011

© 2009 by Laurie Kynaston.  This list is for personal use only, and may not be reproduced without permission of the author.  Not to be republished or sold.