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.
Shipping & Returns
To pick up your order at String Theory, choose GLEN ELLYN PICKUP during checkout.
Most packages are shipped with an $8.95 flat rate.
Ten cent shipping on orders over $100.
Unused items in their original condition and packaging can be returned for store credit within 6 months of purchase. No returns or exchanges are available for sale items or jewelry.
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If String Theory cancels the class for any reason, we will refund your registration fee. If you are able to cancel at least one week prior to your scheduled class, you will receive a store credit for your registration fee. If you cancel less than a week prior to the class, you will receive store credit only if we are able to fill your spot. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide class make-ups.