Amherst from Valley Yarns
Amherst
Valley Yarns
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
109 yards
(100 meters)
50 grams
(1.76 ounces)
16.0 to 18.0 sts
= 4 inches
US 8 - 5.0 mm
100% Wool - Merino
plied, smooth
  • Care:
  • Hand Wash
  • Color:
  • Heathered, Solid color
  • Dye:
  • Machine dyed
  • Milled: Peru

We’ve never had a yarn named for Amherst, the town that we started in, but what better than a beautiful 100% merino wool yarn that brings us back to our roots. Valley Yarns Amherst shows texture and stitch patterns beautifully and has 17 coordinating colors that are perfect for fair isle or intarsia.

popular colorways

201 Oatmeal

20 stashed

30 projects

2838

16 stashed

10 projects

57366 Chocolate

53 stashed

50 projects

89334 Charcoal

78 stashed

133 projects

Ash

24 stashed

57 projects

Balsam

87 stashed

113 projects

Black

92 stashed

124 projects

Burgandy

7 stashed

19 projects

Burgundy

77 stashed

120 projects

Cayenne

15 stashed

10 projects

Charcoal Grey

50 stashed

70 projects

Eggplant

48 stashed

49 projects

Garnet

22 stashed

30 projects

Gray

4 stashed

13 projects

Honey Gold

15 stashed

16 projects

Jungle Green

52 stashed

74 projects

Lake

39 stashed

47 projects

Light Gray

22 stashed

45 projects

Light Grey

81 stashed

104 projects

Natural

72 stashed

138 projects

Navy

65 stashed

88 projects

Olive

30 stashed

54 projects

Periwinkle

31 stashed

26 projects

Powder Pink

27 stashed

25 projects

Red Purple

22 stashed

27 projects

Regatta Blue

57 stashed

54 projects

Soft Brown

68 stashed

84 projects

Soft Grape

36 stashed

44 projects

Spice

8 stashed

16 projects

Stone Blue

25 stashed

28 projects

Sweet Pea

29 stashed

27 projects

Wild Rose

39 stashed

46 projects