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.
Mad Tosh Pop-up
June 12th - 27th (or while supplies last)
String Theory is delighted to host one-third of the Good Vibes MadTosh Pop-Up. Each of the Good Vibes partners* has luscious one-of-a-kind Madelinetosh yarns, but we each have different bases.
At String Theory, we have Pashmina (sportweight) and Tosh DK.
Every skein is one-of-a-kind, so your purchase will be a surprise. Choose your base and how many skeins you want and we will pick out colors that will coordinate beautifully.
If you have color preferences or need contrasting skeins, feel free to leave us a note during checkout. If you have a project in mind, let us know that as well. We will do our best to accommodate you.
PASHMINA - luxuriously soft
75% Superwash Merino Wool / 15% silk / 10% Cashmere
With ONE skein of Pashmina you can make:
- Pashmina Cowl
- The Hubby Hat
- Calligraphy Hat
- Trail of Leaves (bandana cowl)
- Cosmopolitan Mitts (crochet)
Preemie Pashmina (baby cardigan)
and these Good Vibes patterns though you might need to adjust for shorter yardage:
- Good Vibes pattern Stay High
- Good Vibes pattern Let the Sunshine In
- Good Vibes pattern Shaking the Tree
- Good Vibes featured pattern: Tamy Gore's Sonoya
With TWO skeins of Pashmina you can make:
- Garden Snake Hat (2 skeins make two hats)
- Inclinations Cowl
- Charmer (crochet)
- Pleasant Trip (infinity scarf)
- Zipline Shawl
With THREE skeins of Pashmina you can make:
TOSH DK - great stitch definition
100% Superwash Merino Wool,
With ONE skein of Tosh DK you can make (you may need to leave a few rows off):
- Good Vibes pattern
- Good Vibes featured pattern: Destiny Itano’s
- CJ's Brady's Light From Within (crochet)
With TWO skeins of Tosh DK you can make:
- Good Vibes pattern Someday We'll Be
- Good Vibes featured pattern: JimiKnits' Friday Street Mitts
- Lisa Myer's Osorno (crochet)
With THREE skeins of Tosh DK you can make:
- Mara Shawl
- Copenhagen Calling
- Odyssey Shawl (free pattern by Joji Locatelli)
Knit Night shawl
- Wonky hat
Madelinetosh Yarns is a featured dyer for the Good Vibes Yarn Tour Fall 2022. They've designed a color just for you. I can't wait for you to see it. Please join us!
Tickets are now on sale for the Good Vibes Yarn Tour Fall 2022.
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.
Thanks for your understanding.
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.