Woolpaca: the new yarn in Alpaca and Wool

A new yarn in Alpaca and Wool has been added to the range of Bettaknit high-quality yarns: it is Woolpaca The search for new yarns has always been one of our first goals. Our intent is to offer something new, of…

Jute for crochet: an enviromentally friend yarn

The Jute for crochet is a rough, stiff and very resistant yarn, which is why it is particularly suitable for crochet, and for making home-decor objects or bags. At Bettaknit's we love ecological yarns: after Love my Jeans, a recycled…

Cashmere & Sugar Cashmere: two very precious yarns

A few weeks ago we introduced Cashmere, a 100% cashmere yarn with which we created a very delicate Baby 0-12 month collection. But this fall-winter season is full of news! Today we are pleased to introduce Sugar Cashmere, another super precious…

A new soft and light yarn: ALPACA BRUSH

Alpaca Brush is the new soft and light yarn that has joined the yarn range of Bettaknit! The search for new yarns has always been one of our first goals. Every season we look for something new to propose. It is not always easy to choose…

Knit Kits to bring our 4-legged friends to the park! 

We are pleased to present the new Pet Collection: new knit kits to bring our 4-legged friends to the park!  This time we thought of them, our faithful furry friends, and we made 3 new coats to warm them on long walks outdoors, in winter! Shooting…

Extra Large: giant yarn in 100% superwash merino wool

In her continuous research for precious materials and after the success of Big Hero Wool (we wrote here about it), Bettaknit has accepted your requests for a giant yarn that could be even more surprising. This is how EXTRA LARGE is born:…

What is Mohair: characteristics, information and curiosities

By the end of the summer, we, knitting and crochet lovers*, usually start to search for the best woolen yarns for our autumn/winter projects. However, before purchasing a certain yarn, the best thing to do is to know the fiber you are going…

What to take on holiday? 5 indispensable kits!

It's summer and you do not know what to take on holiday? Are not you ready yet and are you thinking what to pack in your suitcase? Don't be discouraged! We help you with 5 indispensable kits! 5 knit and crochet ideas to be realized immediately…

Big Hero Wool: 100% giant merino wool

Big Hero Wool is a pure giant merino wool, hand-spun in an alpine lodge at 1300 meters in the Italian Alps! Interestingly enough? To us it seemed so when we started looking for a super fiber to add to our collection of yarn! We wanted…

Guest Post - Crochet Rug

Hi everyone!! This is Alessandra, from Almalu's Place and it's a great pleasure for me being here on BettaKnit blog as a guest blogger! On my blog (and on my Instagram and Facebook) I share bits and pieces of my and my son's everyday…

Eco Yarns? Here they are!

Sustainability has become necessary. Also in knitting. On our store you can find two eco yarns: Love my jeans and Prato cotton. What does it mean eco yarns? Nowadays, we often hear terms such as "ecology", "green", "environmentally friendly"…

Cool Wool: the Super Bulky Star!

The Peruvian Wool, Cool Wool is a best seller of our store. It makes us so happy that people liked it so much. In all honesty, we understand why: 100% fine Peruvian wool, a "super bulky", warm and soft yarn in many colours. But it's not only…

Cashmere Wool: the softest!

We recently introduced Lambswool. But this fall-winter season is full of news! Today, we suggest you, with great pleasure, Cashmere Wool: a mixed yarn, 30% cashmere – 70% lambswool, which joins the ranks of high quality wool of our store. Let’s…

Organic Wool in Pantone colors

We were really impatient. We wanted to show you the new colors of our beautiful organic yarn: Biologica . Now that them all are on store, we can tell you something about. Biologica: Fall Winter shades According to the gurus of Pantone,…

What is Pima Cotton?

Not all types of cotton are equal. Like for coffee, or fine wines there are also different types of cotton that can have significant differences in quality. It's considered the "cotton of the gods": the ancient Peruvians believed that cotton…

Espadrilles: better if crocheted!

There are no doubts: Espadrilles are the must-have for summer fashion 2015. If you have browsed a magazine at random in recent months, you'll know for sure. Now there are all kinds: espadrilles / sandals peep-toe espadrilles espadrilles…

Nodo & Bettaknit: story of a collaboration at first sight!

We are happy! Yes, we are really very happy with the result! The two workshops of last Sunday at FuoriExpo in Milan led to two important collaborations. The co-branding Nodo & BettaKnit is one of them! In the next few days we'll introduce…

"Love my Jeans", love for nature

There is nothing more natural than referring to the past to create the future. Fashion does it every day: reinventing a style and offers a trend. So why not do it directly, starting from the raw material? Love my Jeans is an ecological yarn.…