Schoppel Wolle

An extensive know-how on textiles has been acquired over decades, something that today is more valuable than ever. To owner Gerhard Schoppel, the spirit of creative handiwork is near and dear. The particular uniqueness of the Schoppel yarn collections is influenced by the interplay of art and fashion. “Knitting is the answer to the yearning for something true, something for yourself, something of value”.

The Hohenloher Wolle GmbH is a company with clear position. For more than 70 years the traditional company stands for the manufacturing and processing of hand knitting yarns “Made in Germany”. The raw wool for the whole collection comes from Patagonia and local sheep farms. Schoppel Wolle is the centrepiece of this company. All yarns are produced according to highest quality standards, well-known and being used by knitters around the world. This wool label symbolises company’s love and “passion for yarn”.


ALB Lino

Perfect combination of lambswool and linen

Fibre Content: 85% Virgin Wool, 15%Linen
Weight: 100 g
Length: 400 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 3-4 mm
Tension/Gauge: 30 sts/42 rows/ 10×10 cm

ALB Lino is a unique and beautiful yarn which combines bleached linen cultivated in France and Lambswool from the Swabian Alps. Linen is strong and natural fibre which increases yarn strength and durability. It will soften with wear, being the perfect yarn for a long lasting sweater or accessory. The Lambswool from the Southern Germany region gives warmth, softness, resilience and elasticity. This blend has a slight mélange effect and nice crispy texture. If you are looking for a sock yarn without synthetics, this light and airy yarn will be perfect.

 


Zauberball

It will make your knit unique

Fibre Content: 75% Superwash Wool, 25% Polyamide
Weight: 100 g
Length: 420 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 2-3 mm
Tension/Gauge: 30 sts/42 rows/ 10×10 cm

Everybody knows Zauberball. It is a unique yarn in the knitting world. Zauberball is a wonderfully colored single-ply yarn with long color repeats that fade into each other. This yarn was created as the socks yarn. The blend of 75% Superwash Virgin Wool from Patagonia and 25% Polyamide makes it perfect for socks but it is also suitable for shawls, scarfs, hats, mittens, sweaters and other knits you are dreaming of. One ball is enough to make a pair of socks or a small scarf.


Zauberball Crazy

Magic and colourful yarn balls that you cannot put away

Fibre Content: 75% Superwash Wool, 25% Polyamide
Weight: 100 g
Length: 420 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 2-3 mm
Tension/Gauge: 30 sts/42 rows/ 10×10 cm

Zauberball Crazy is a magic yarn ball that you can’t put away until the last stitch. In order to make a crazy combination two strands of the main ply have been dyed individually and then twisted together. The end result is a self-striping multi-colored pattern which is always individual and depends on the width of the knitted garment. Unique colours make this yarn well known and desirable among the knitters all over the world. The blend of 75% Superwash Virgin Wool from Patagonia and 25% Polyamide makes it perfect for socks but it is also suitable for shawls, scarfs, hats, mittens, sweaters and other knits you are dreaming of. One ball is enough to make a pair of socks or a small scarf.


Zauberball 100

Knitting never gets boring and makes you addicted until the last stitch

Fibre Content: 100% Merino Wool
Weight: 100 g
Length: 400 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 2-3 mm
Tension/Gauge: 30 sts/42 rows/ 10×10 cm

Zauberball 100 is completely natural yarn made of pure merino wool which comes from Patagonia. It is soft and kind to sensitive skin. This yarn is painted in stunning colours with extra long gradual changes. The knitting result is always certain to delight and surprise! Zauberball 100 makes a fabulous choice for shawls, scarfs, hats, mittens, lightweight sweaters and and other knits you are dreaming of. It is also good for socks especially for those who prefer natural fibres only. One ball is enough to make a pair of socks or a small scarf.


Edition 6

Extremely soft

Fibre Content: 100% Extrafine Merino Wool
Weight: 50 g
Length: 300 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 2-3 mm
Tension/Gauge: 38 sts/50 rows/ 10×10 cm

 


Edition 6 yarn belongs to the big and colourful Zauberball family. Schoppel’s signature colours are evident in the gradual colour change in each ball! The uniqueness of these balls is their softness. Edition 6 yarn balls are made of extrafine Merino Wool. The smaller (finer) diameter of the raw wool fibres, the softer yarn is produced from it. Edition 6 is a perfect yarn for garments and accessories that need to be next to the skin, such as shawls, cowls and baby things. You’ll love using this yarn for shawls and other super-fine weight projects!


Edition 3

Extremely soft

Fibre Content: 100% Extrafine Merino Wool
Weight: 50 g
Length: 150 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 3-3.5 mm
Tension/Gauge: 25 sts/36 rows/ 10×10 cm

Edition 3 yarn is a DK weight version of Edition 6. Schoppel’s signature colours are evident in the gradual colour change in each ball! The uniqueness of these balls is their softness. Edition 3 yarn balls are made of extrafine Merino Wool. The smaller (finer) diameter of the raw wool fibres, the softer yarn is produced from it. Edition 3 is a perfect yarn for garments and accessories that need to be next to the skin, such as shawls, cowls, hats and baby things. You’ll love using this yarn for accessories and other colourful projects. It is completely addictable!


Wunderklecks

Hand painted socks yarn

Fibre Content: 75% Superwash Wool, 25% Polyamide
Weight: 100 g
Length: 420 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 2-3 mm
Tension/Gauge: 30 sts/42 rows/ 10×10 cm

Wunderklecks is hand painted colourful yarn from the big and well known Schoppel Wolle’s socks yarn family. In German “klecks” means splotch or blot. That’s exactly what this yarn is – blotches of coluors scattered about in a very irregular way. Wunderklecks is made in a very unique way. This yarn has been knitted up, hand painted, then unravelled again and winded into balls. This yarn provides a surprise with every stitch and is used to knit socks, shawls, cowls, mittens, hats and more. One ball is enough to make a pair of socks or a small scarf.

 


Zauberwolle

Delightful mix of colours

Fibre Content: 100% Merino Wool
Weight: 100 g
Length: 250 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 3-3.5 mm
Tension/Gauge: 28 sts/38 rows/ 10×10 cm

Zauberwolle is a four-ply yarn made of pure Patagonian merino wool. These four  strands are dyed in different yet complementary colours that produce a subtle tweedy effect when knitted. Like many of the Schoppel yarns Zauberwolle is another self-striping yarn with long colour changes just less intensive in colourways. This yarn is slightly thicker than other Zauberball yarns. It is very soft to the skin that makes it perfect for knitting scarfs, cowls, wraps, hats, mittens as well as socks and sweaters. You would love this yarn from the the first try.


das Paar

And the pair of socks will be the same

Fibre Content: 75% Superwash Wool, 25% Polyamide
Weight: 100 g
Length: 420 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 2-3 mm
Tension/Gauge: 30 sts/42 rows/ 10×10 cm

If you like knitting colourful socks and want to make them identical das Paar will be perfect yarn for you. Translated from German das Paar means “the pair”. Each 100g skein consists of two 50g skeins wound separately from the same starting point so that both of your socks will match exactly. This  beautiful yarn works up into lovely multi-coloured irregular stripes. Please wind the yarn into balls before knitting and start with the knot. One skein is enough to make a pair of socks. The blend of 75% Superwash Virgin Wool from Patagonia and 25% Polyamide makes it perfect for socks but it is also suitable for shawls, scarfs, hats, mittens and other knits.


 

Admiral Stärke 6

Yarn for socks lovers

Fibre Content: 75% Superwash Wool, 25% Polyamide
Weight: 150 g
Length: 400 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 3-3.5 mm
Tension/Gauge: 22 sts/30 rows/ 10×10 cm

Admiral is another fabulous sock yarn from Schoppel Wolle. Admiral Stärke 6 reminds hand winded yarn balls. They are available in solid and melange colours. This sock knitting yarn is typically easy care (machine washable), durable, resilient, warm, smooth and not too thick. The Superwash Virgin Wool is sourced from Patagonia. Polyamide adds durability and resilience to the yarn. Sock yarns aren’t just for socks! Knitters love to use this yarn for knitting shawls, scarves, hats, mittens, sweaters, and more. Admiral Stärke 6 is also ideal for men’s knitwear because of the composition and natural colours.


XL

Even more warmth
Fibre Content: 100% Merino Wool
Weight: 100 g
Length: 66 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 8-10 mm
Tension/Gauge: 11 sts/17 rows/ 10×10 cm

Schoppel Wolle XL is a pre-felt, single-ply 100% Merino Wool in a chunky weight for a really quick knit. Pre-felt process makes the yarn strong and resistant to friction and therefore the knitted garments are well worn. This thick yarn ir really lovely, soft and voluminous perfect for winter hats, mittens, scarfs, big and cosy sweaters or coats. This chunky weight yarn is an ideal yarn for beginners. Bigger yarns are easier to grip and manipulate than lighter yarns. They’re less fiddly and they also knit up quicker. XL gives you pleasure to knit and warmth to your body. It is very cool yarn from Schoppel Wolle.

 


Leinen Los

Unique mix of wool and linen

Fibre Content: 70% Merino Wool, 30% Linen
Weight: 100 g
Length: 300 m
Recommended Knitting Needles: 3-4 mm
Tension/Gauge: 20 sts /26 rows/ 10×10 cm

Leinen Los is a unique blend of merino wool and linen. It is slightly felted single ply yarn that yields incredible stitch definition and easy knitting. Merino wool provides warmth and softness whereas linen gives strength, durability and beautiful drape of the garment. Linen is visible in this yarn creating a striated look that will knit into a tweedy marled fabric. Like all linen blends this strong fiber will get softer with use. Leinen Los is a fabulous choice for jackets, cardigans, sweaters and other summer knits.