Ice Cream® and Ice Cream® Big Scoop are soft 100% acrylic yarns that come in a sweet array of colors. You will find the classic baby girl pink and little boy blue, as well as combinations of pastels and neutrals like brown and gray. Regular Ice Cream® and Big Scoop are the same yarn base, however the Big Scoop balls are more than twice the yardage! (394 yards vs. 1117 yards.) You can make an entire baby blanket from a single ball of Ice Cream® Big Scoop!
The Ice Cream® yarn line is as easy as can be to care for. It was designed to be washed on the hottest temperature available using the same detergents as the rest of your laundry. No special care wool washes, delicate cycles, or air drying necessary! Caring for baby is busy enough. Why complicate things when you can have a pretty yarn that fits in with a busy life?
If you head over to Ravelry.com you’ll see that people are talking about the Ice Cream® yarns, and liking what they see/feel! It has an average rating of 4.4 (out of 5) stars. With over 1,000 projects between Ice Cream® and Big Scoop, you’re sure to find plenty of inspiration from your fellow knitters and crocheters.
There are currently almost 50 patterns on the Lion Brand site using Ice Cream® and Ice Cream Big Scoop. The designs range from accessories to afghans and garments geared toward babies and kids. The yarn works up into a soft fabric that is soft against the skin.