Melilla is a color changing yarn that contains a generous helping of silk and has long transitions through eight colors per colorway. Use it to add interest to simple designs or to accentuate modular or geometric design components.

  • Weight: Aran

  • Texture: plied, smooth

  • Yardage: 220 yds (200 m)

  • Skein Weight: 100 gm

  • Knit Gauge: 16-18 sts = 4"

  • Knitting Needle Size: US 8-9 (5 - 5.5mm)

  • Hook Size: US I (4.5 - 5mm)

  • Fiber Content: 45% silk/35% merino wool/20% nylon

  • Care: handwash in cold water, lay flat to dry

Featured Patterns:  Sable cowl (knit) by Mary-Ann Lammers is a banana style cowl that you can make with a solid yarn or with a self-striping yarn. You will need a size 8-32" circular needle and just one skein of Cascade Melilla yarn.  QAGEEK's photo from Ravelry shows how beautiful a skein can look with just a simple pattern.


The Wanderlust Scarf (crochet) by Kirsten Holloway is a warm and cozy scarf that will feel great on any adventures you tak this fall and winter.  You will need a size I crochet hook and 2 skeins of Cascade Melilla.  The long stripes of color that Melilla has makes it the perfect yarn for this scarf.


We will send you one of these patterns for free with your purchase of a skein or more of Cascade Melilla.  Please be sure to put in the notes section of your cart which pattern you would like to receive.


Cascade Melilla

$12.00 Regular Price
$9.00Sale Price
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    • We are unable to accept returns of gift certificates, patterns, books, and needles.

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