Single Skein Pattern Round Up

October 18, 2017 2 min read 0 Comments

Single Skein Pattern Round Up

Looking for a quick knit, or have a single skein leftover from a larger project and wondering what to do with it? Look no further! We’ve put together a roundup of amazing single skein projects for several of our yarns: In the fingering weight category, we rounded up patterns that would be great for our Serenity 20, Superfine Fingering weight, or Superfine Glitter, which are all 400 yards per skein.

And all the pattern listed below? They are all available for free! Follow the links to Ravelry to review download and link instructions.


Serenity 20 or Superfine Fingering or Superfine Glitter - 400 yards per skein

Our Serenity 20 is a blend of 70% merino, 20% cashmere, and 10% nylon. Superfine Fingering is 90% merino and 10% nylon; and Superfine Glitter is 90% merino and 10% stellina, for sparkle. All of these skeins have 400 yards of fingering weight, and are perfect for a whole variety of projects.

Top, left to right: Sockhead Slouch Hat, Lionberry.

Middle, left to right: Speckled Space Socks, Reyna.

Bottom, left to right: Copilot, Charade Socks.


Serenity Worsted - 175 yards per skein

Our Serenity Worsted is 75% merino, 15% cashmere, and 10% nylon for added strength. Worsted weight knits up beautifully into warm accessories or cozy sweaters.

Top, left to right: Cruiser, Rye
Bottom, left to right: Barley, Waverly Weekend Cowl


Serenity DK - 250 yards per skein

Serenity DK is 90% merino, and 10% cashmere. Beautifully soft and perfect for accessories or garments. Some great accessory patterns include:

Top, left to right: Spiral Cowl, Spree Socks

Middle, left to right: Fresh Till Cowl, Hinagiku Hat

Bottom, left to right: Susie Reading Mitts, The Age of Brass and Steam Kerchief


Serenity Chunky - 125 yards per skein

Serenity Chunky is a bulky weight beauty comprised of 70% merino, 20% Cashmere Goat, and 10% Nylon for a bit of extra strength. The generous yardage of these skeins mean that bulky weight accessories knit up super fast!

Top, left to right: Vaduz Cowl, Cocoon

Middle, left to right: Hob, Slipper Socks

Bottom, left to right: I'm Lichen This Hat, Marlene's Mittens

What do you think - which of these free patterns are going to be hopping on your needles the soonest?


Also in Zen News

Blocked vs. Unblocked Gauge - What's the Stitch?
Blocked vs. Unblocked Gauge - What's the Stitch?

June 06, 2023 4 min read 0 Comments

Discover the art and science of knitting gauge in this fun and informative blog post. Learn the differences between blocked vs. unblocked gauge, their impacts on your projects, and how to measure accurately for perfect fit every time. Embrace your knitting journey with our engaging guide.
Read More
Deciphering Your Knitting: Becoming Fluent in Stitch-Speak
Deciphering Your Knitting: Becoming Fluent in Stitch-Speak

May 30, 2023 4 min read 0 Comments

Discover how to read your knitting with our comprehensive guide. Dive into the world of knit stitch, purl stitch, and yarn over, and learn to interpret your stitches like a pro. Understanding the language of knitting not only enhances your craft but also helps avoid and correct errors. Turn your knitting into a story with our tips and techniques. Knit with love, passion, and newfound understanding. Happy knitting!
Read More
Yarn Chicken Champion: Defying the Odds and Winning
Yarn Chicken Champion: Defying the Odds and Winning

May 23, 2023 4 min read 0 Comments

Discover the hilarious and triumphant tale of a Yarn Chicken Champion who defies the odds in this upbeat and funny blog post. Join our intrepid crafter as they navigate the thrilling game of yarn chicken, battling against dwindling yarn supplies to complete their project. This post explores the courage, determination, and unexpected surprises that come with playing yarn chicken. Learn valuable lessons about preparedness and the joy of having extra yarn while indulging in two humorous quotes that will leave you chuckling. Don't miss out on this delightful read that celebrates the triumph of creativity over uncertainty.
Read More