Schachenmayr Catania Amigurumi Kit | Christmas


* We have a few sets on back-order which will arrive between Christmas and New Year *

This jolly Christmas box contains 25 x 20g balls of Catania, Schachenmayr’s 100% mercerized cotton yarn colours.

These colours have been chosen specifically for the 9 Nutcracker inspired patterns included with the box.
The patterns are designed by the talented Frau Apfelkern.


1 in stock


The Catania Amigurumi Boxes are ideal for making amigurumi or other items that require a lot of colors in small quantities. It’s a wonderful stash enhancer,  but also makes a wonderful  gift.

Available with a pattern booklet in German/English. Each Amigurumi box consists of 25 mini balls of Catania, 1 color card of all the shades of Catania and 1 pattern booklet with the crochet patterns.

Catania, Schachenmayr’s 100% mercerized cotton yarn, has a wonderfully soft feel, is lightweight and features a gorgeous sheen. Thanks to the breathable quality of cotton, this yarn is ideally suited for knitting and crocheting stylish clothing and accessories, but of course it is also ideal to make baby and toddler toys and amigurumi.

This box contains 25 x 20g balls of Catania in the following shades:

  • Weiss (00106)
  • Schwarz (00110)
  • Signalrot (00115)
  • Creme (00130)
  • Marone (00157)
  • Kaffee (00162)
  • Silber (00172)
  • Weinrot (00192)
  • Honig (00206)
  • Orchidee (00222)
  • Hyazinth (00240)
  • Gold (00249)
  • Fresie (00251)
  • Orange (00281)
  • Kachelblau (00380)
  • Türkis (00397)
  • Malve (00399)
  • Reseda (00402)
  • Moos (00412)
  • Tannenbaum (00419)
  • Vintage (00423)
  • Anthrazit (00429)
  • Rose Gold (00433)
  • Ivory (00436)
  • Sunkissed (00437)

Catania is certified in accordance with the OEKO-TEX® Standard 100 label, product class 1, meaning that it is free from harmful chemicals and safe for human use (including newborn babies).

In addition, the solid colors have the EN 71-3 quality mark, which indicates that the yarn is suitable for making toys, according to the European safety standard. The yarn is made from 100% mercerized cotton and is washable up to 40°C.