Introducing the 2024 YAL Colour Story

February 26, 2024 2 min read

Get ready, yarn enthusiasts, because we're about to give some serious hints about the the breathtaking colour palettes for this year's Yarn A Long (YAL)! We've collaborated with some of the most talented dyers in the industry to bring you a kaleidoscope of hues that will ignite your creativity and inspire your next knitting adventure. Let's dive into the captivating colour stories awaiting you.

Smoky Pink Palette by Qing Fibre: Prepare to be enchanted by a splendid mixture of pretty pinks and smoky purples in this year's custom colour palette hand-dyed by Qing Fibre. Inspired by Layla's luxurious Yak Singles base, this palette promises a smooth and dimensional colour story filled with subtle purple tones and splashy vivid pinks. Get ready for playful pops of colour that will balance the other nature-inspired shades throughout the Yarn A Long, adding excitement and vibrancy to your projects.

Cool Blue Palette by Mominoki: Mominoki's yarn bases are a treat to knit with, known for their super-soft texture and graceful precision in hand-dyeing. Get ready to fall in love with their plush semi-solids, offering crisp stitch definition and amazing depth and dimension. This year's cool-toned oceanic-inspired colour story features soothing tones of blue with an electrifying colour pop that will make your architextural Westknits shawl shine. Dive into the tranquil hues of the Cool Blue Palette and let your creativity soar.

Summery Melon Palette by Life in the Long Grass: Known for their nature-inspired colourways and delicate speckling technique, Life in the Long Grass presents a summery custom colour palette that's as refreshing as a juicy melon on a hot summer day. This gorgeous bundle of skeins is filled with flavour, boasting deliciously fresh and delicate hues with mesmerising melon tones and a hint of luminous lime. Get ready to be delighted as you open this yummy yarn package and embark on a journey to knit a new summer shawl that captures the essence of sunshine and warmth.

With these exquisite colour palettes at your fingertips, the possibilities for your Yarn A Long projects are endless. Whether you're drawn to the romantic allure of smoky pinks, the calming embrace of cool blues, or the sun-kissed radiance of summery melons, there's a palette that speaks to your unique style and vision.