February 1, 2019 in Brown Sheep

Review Round-Up: Stratosphere Yarn

Curious about our newest superwash yarn, Stratosphere? We’ve asked some of our favorite bloggers and podcasters to test drive this yarn & share their reviews with us! This is a great way to see how this yarn works up in a variety of stitch patterns (both knit and crochet) – we hope this inspires you to start something new for you this month!

Bonny Knits Review of Stratosphere yarn from Brown SheepBonny Knits

“The yarn, made from fine-grade wool, feels smooth, full, and bouncy in the hand. It feels sturdy and durable without being rough like some other basic yarns. There was no splitting, just lovely garter stitch that I could do while watching TV or at knitting group without having to watch the yarn.” Click here for full review.

Corner of knit & tea brown sheep stratosphere yarn reviewThe Corner of Knit & Tea

“I can tell you that the Stratosphere was delightful to work with and stood up to lots of ripping. I actually ripped and re-knit Miles’ hat into 3 different patterns and the yarn still looks perfect!” Click here for full review.

Handmade by Stefanie yarn review - stratosphere from brown sheepHandmade by Stefanie

“Stratosphere checks off a lot of boxes for me: Made in the USA, good quality, easy care, great color palette….I would definitely reach for this yarn again, both for myself or for a gift project.” Click here for full review.

Honeybee Knits Podcast

“It was a pleasure to work with…when I soaked the yarn and blocked it, it softened up a TON!” Watch the full review in the video above!

Pink Brutus Knits Stratosphere Yarn review - brown sheep yarnPink Brutus Knits

“As I had anticipated, the stitch definition is superb, the kettle dye adds a richness to otherwise solid colors, and the shawl boasts 72″ x 24″ including fringe which is a perfectly cozy, wearable size.” Click here for full review.

Stratosphere yarn review and free crochet pattern from 5 little monsters5 Little Monsters

“The yarn is a superwash wool, which I feel is important for me because having kids I like things I make to be washable. It is a DK weight and worked up beautifully.”Click here for full review & free pattern!


Excited to give Stratosphere a try? Click here to find your nearest Brown Sheep Retailer.


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