Need some inspiration with your Scheepjes Catona colours?

With so many shades of Scheepjes Catona it can be so hard to pick the right shade. Here's something to give you inspiration into the Catona colour range and some great colour palettes that are oh so tempting.

The widely popular Scheepjes Catona yarns have become a go-to yarn for many crafters. Made from 100% Mercerised Cotton, this Fingering weight yarn is naturally breathable and characterised by a soft, delicate sheen and a smooth and supple touch. Create a range of garments, amigurumi, accessories, homeware items and toys for kids with this indispensable yarn!

It has been available in an enormous 109 colours but with their latest addition of another 4 Neon colours the range is now at 113 colours! Your choices are endless.

Need some inspirational colourways?

This was from a past Crochet Along (CAL) for a beautiful Shawl see link Here but shows some great Catona colour combinations with the Stone Washed 5ply cotton blend yarn:

Rainbow Scheepjes Catona colours above are:


Jewel Scheepjes Catona colours above are:


Pastel Scheepjes Catona colours above are:


Danish MermaidScheepjes Catona colours above are:



Here are some Scheepjes Catona crocheted up into some beautiful projects:

Pretty Little Things 21 - Polar Bear Mug Cosy by Elise Verra

The Polar Bear Mug Cosy designed by Elise Verra will keep your warming winter tipple piping hot for longer. Made with Scheepjes Catona, it uses the tapestry crochet technique to create a cool character who’ll make you feel warm and fuzzy inside. An ideal gift - but only if you can bear to give him away! Pattern can be found on Ravelry here

It uses Scheepjes Catona colours:

  • 510 Sky Blue
  • 105 Bridal White
  • 408 Old Rose 
  • 192 Scarlet
  • 110 Jet Black

YARN - The After Party 116 Florence the Unicorn by Nienke Jongstra

Florence the Unicorn is sure to enchant any little one with a big imagination! Crochet this mythical snuggle buddy in Scheepjes Catona complete with golden horn and hooves, swishy mane of spiralling curls and scaled lower body in soft rainbow colours. Embroidered sleepy eyes with long lashes give this rare magical creature a gentle, endearing appearance. Florence is designed to fit over a wobble ball with integrated tinkling bell. Give her a little nudge and she'll stimulate the senses as she begins to tumble up and down, jingling delightfully as she moves. Pattern can be found on Ravelry here

It uses Scheepjes Catona colours:

  • 130 Old Lace
  • 383 Ginger Gold
  • 409 Soft Rose
  • 414 Vintage Peach
  • 522 Primrose
  • 392 Lime Juice
  • 385 Crystalline

So if you are thinking about your next project or looking into some different colourways why not try Scheepjes Catona for your cotton needs. We are on online delivery Yarn shop but we are more than happy to show you some colourways if you are undecided about any particular shades. Please contact us on

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