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

27 stashed

38 projects

2838

16 stashed

10 projects

57366 Chocolate

55 stashed

53 projects

89334 Charcoal

80 stashed

137 projects

Ash

34 stashed

66 projects

Balsam

104 stashed

121 projects

Black

99 stashed

134 projects

Burgandy

9 stashed

20 projects

Burgundy

88 stashed

138 projects

Cayenne

16 stashed

10 projects

Charcoal Grey

62 stashed

88 projects

Cream

5 stashed

13 projects

Eggplant

49 stashed

52 projects

Garnet

21 stashed

33 projects

Gray

5 stashed

14 projects

Honey Gold

17 stashed

17 projects

Jungle Green

52 stashed

83 projects

Lake

44 stashed

52 projects

Light Gray

24 stashed

56 projects

Light Grey

93 stashed

123 projects

Natural

88 stashed

162 projects

Navy

71 stashed

90 projects

Olive

32 stashed

56 projects

Periwinkle

32 stashed

30 projects

Powder Pink

27 stashed

25 projects

Red Purple

22 stashed

27 projects

Regatta Blue

61 stashed

54 projects

Soft Brown

72 stashed

94 projects

Soft Grape

34 stashed

44 projects

Stone Blue

25 stashed

30 projects

Sweet Pea

29 stashed

27 projects

Wild Rose

46 stashed

49 projects