Q & A Striping vs. Multicolor Yarns

Q: What is the difference between striping and multicolor yarns?

A: A striping yarn has been dyed in such a way that the yarn will automatically form a regular striped pattern when knit even if in a sweater or afghand. A multicolor yarn has an all over irregualr color scheme.

Self Striping Yarn, The Anne Wrap knit with Fluer

A Multicolor Yarn, Top Down Raglan knit with Cherub DK