Diverse Yarn Types: Perfecting Personalized Knitted Designs

At Andrew’s Knitting Mills Inc., we take pride in presenting diverse yarn types, catering to a broad spectrum of textile projects. Our commitment to excellence extends to those seeking to make personalized knitted designs. With a wide selection of luxurious fibers like merino and versatile options such as cotton and polyester, we meticulously curated our yarns to meet the unique needs of every creative endeavor and specialty products we offer. Whether fashioning bespoke garments and accessories or pursuing large-scale specialized knitwear manufacturing projects, our comprehensive range ensures you have the perfect yarn at your fingertips. Discover the possibilities and elevate your textile projects with Andrew’s Knitting Mills Inc. 

Yarn Vs. CharacteristicsWoolAcrylicPolycottonStretch NylonTextured PolyesterCotton
Warm When WetYesOkNoNoNoNo
Elastic RecoveryMedium GoodSomePoorBestGoodPoor
WashableNot Unless Shrink-ProofedYesYesYesYesYes
Dry Clean RecommendedYesOkOkOkOkOk
Yarn StrengthMediumHighMediumHighHighLowest
Spun YarnYesYesYesNoNoYes
Filament YarnNoNoNoYesYesNo
Dries FastMediumFastSlowMedium FastFastSlow
Moisture ManagementDamp but WarmDampWet and ClammyDampDampWet and Clammy
Blend with SpandexNot Normally NeededYesYesYesYesYes
Fire RetardantBest of Non-TreatedNoNoNoNoNo
Multiple WeightYesYesYesYesYesYes
Hand SoftOnly MerinoYesMediumYesPoorMedium Good
ValueWoolAcrylicPolycottonStretch NylonTextured PolyesterCotton