By purchasing yarn from String Theory, you’re lifting up a number of small and female-owned businesses. We help women in Rwanda, who survived the genocide, educate a new generation. We help women in Uruguay find meaningful work without leaving their rural homes. We help a family in New Hampshire maintain a mill, a tradition spanning hundreds of years. We help restore the Patagonia Grasslands by encouraging sustainable farming.Every yarn we stock makes a positive impact.
Penn Ave is made from two strands of hand-dyed yarn. Both Penn Ave and North Ave (the original Plied yarn) have the same unique Plied characteristics. Penn Ave is simply made with a thicker single-ply.
100% non-superwash wool
50g = 108 yards
3.5 - 4 stitches = 1 inch
Each skein is unique. For consistent results, alternate skeins
Note: The pictures reflect the correct color, however Penn Ave is thicker than the North Ave which is pictured.
Plied is owned by Ann Weaver, who is committed to raising the profile of Black lives and social causes. Plied is hand-dyed in Baltimore and spun by a family-owned mill in New Hampshire.